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We've come a long way! See the interior of the new library

A look into Kids Landing on the first floor (view is from the Seventh Street end looking toward Sixth Street). Enjoy a look through the new library. Crews have gotten a lot of work completed on the interior and exterior. Our FAQ provides an update on the project: When will construction end? We hope to wrap up construction in the spring of 2020. What's next? Once construction is complete, there are several steps we must perform before we can move to the new library, including reviewing the punch list, undergoing inspections, installing furniture and shelving, setting up the network, tagging the collection, and packing at the current library to prepare for the move. When is the moving date? Th

Trees added to new library landscaping

Landscaping work is underway at the new Geneva Public Library at 227 S. Seventh St. Several trees have been planted in parking lot islands; the landscaping plan calls for more than 70 trees to be planted on the site. Crews have poured concrete for the parking lot and installed permeable pavers and sidewalks. In addition, crews are working on the interior of the new library, painting walls, installing carpeting, and more. After consulting with their building team, Library officials hope that construction will be completed after the beginning of the year. The opening day will be determined at a later date. WHAT WILL THE NEW LIBRARY FEATURE? The 57,000-square-foot building will include: • enhan

Parking lot work underway at new library

New library construction includes work on the parking lot. Crews have been pouring concrete for the parking lot and installing permeable pavers at the new Geneva Public Library under construction at 227 S. Seventh St. In addition, crews are working on the interior of the new library, painting walls, installing carpeting, and more. After consulting with their building team, Library officials hope that construction will be completed after the beginning of the year. The opening day will be determined at a later date. WHAT WILL THE NEW LIBRARY FEATURE? The 57,000-square-foot building will include: • enhanced collections and programs • 76 off-street parking spaces • drive-up convenience to pick

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