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- Medina County Bond Issue Fails. Rogers, Michael; Oder, Norman // Library Journal;6/15/2001, Vol. 126 Issue 11, p13
Reports on the rejection of the district library's proposed bond issue in Medina County, Ohio, during elections in May 2001. Bond which would have covered a 20-year period and funded the construction of five libraries and reconfiguration of two existing structures; View of community relations...
- Tulsa Seeking Voter-Approved Tax Hike to Back Library Bonds. Watts, Jim // Bond Buyer;8/23/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31953, p33
Reports that Tulsa, Oklahoma voters will be asked to increase property taxes to pay for $79.1 million in general obligation bonds for the Tulsa City-County Library System. Unanimous vote of the library commission to seek an election to pay for a new central library; Maximum number of mills...
- Greenwood Public Library, Ind., Upgraded to A by S&P. // Bond Buyer;11/12/2015, Vol. 1 Issue 34409, p1
Standard & Poor's Ratings Services said it raised its long-term rating on Greenwood Public Library, Ind.'s series 2010 general obligation refunding and improvement bonds to A from A-minus.
- Mergers, takeovers, charity help California libraries cope. L.K. // American Libraries;Oct93, Vol. 24 Issue 9, p803
States that county library systems in California has been grasping at straws to find alternatives to the cuts that the FY 1993-94 budget is forcing. Plans to merge library services in Sacramento; Layoffs in Los Angeles County; The new library being build in Redondo Beach; More.
- Benefit assessment helps open doors of one cash-strapped California library. Cooper, Jeffrey M.; Crouch, Marilyn C. // American Libraries;Mar94, Vol. 25 Issue 3, p232
Looks at how rough economic times are affecting public libraries in California and highlights one project which may show other libraries how to cope with budget cutbacks. The Cameron Park project; Impact of the benefit assessment district program; Findings about libraries and property values;...
- Bertram gets $2M for 'green' library. Brown, Hal // Burnet Bulletin (Texas);3/11/2009, Vol. 137 Issue 10, p1A
The article reports that the Bertram Free Library was given a $2 million grant by the Roy F. and Joann Cole Mitte Foundation for the construction of a new green library in Bertram, Texas.
- Public libraries bounce back-with help from their friends. Gardner, Marilyn // Christian Science Monitor;10/3/95, Vol. 87 Issue 216, p1
Discusses the rise in funds granted to public libraries in US after a series of government cuts since 1990s. Brief on some of the libraries that are already responding to the growth; Need for more improvement and efficiencies in the system; Note on some of the state libraries and their status;...
- Patron pleasing pays off. Goldberg, Beverly // American Libraries;Sep95, Vol. 26 Issue 8, p762
Reports that three public libraries in the United States have received bequests from estates of grateful patrons. Balboa Branch of the Newport Beach Public Library in California; Tulsa City-County Library in Oklahoma; Bloomington Public Library in Illinois.
- The vote is in: Undeniably operational. Hall, Richard B. // Library Journal;6/15/1995, Vol. 120 Issue 11, p40
Presents statistics on public library referenda for 1994. Notable capital campaigns, including El Paso, Texas; Major operating levy campaigns, including Oak Grove, Oregon; Referenda for public library buildings including votes and amount of referendum; Eight-year summary of capital outlay...