latest updates

August 6, 2019

Workers start to install the staircase that leads from the upper floor to the main lobby.

Workers are installing terracotta siding, framing walls, and more on the new Geneva Public Library under construction at 227 S. Seventh St. Library officials are working with their...

July 19, 2019

A view of terracotta siding installed at Campbell and Seventh streets.

Workers are installing terracotta siding on the new Geneva Public Library under construction at 227 S. Seventh St. Library officials are working with their building team to update the construction sc...

July 10, 2019

Workers are installing terracotta at the corner of Seventh and Campbell streets.

It's exciting to see terracotta siding go up on the new Geneva Public Library under construction at 227 S. Seventh St. Library officials are working with their building team to update the c...

July 2, 2019

Workers install the railing for the porch facing Franklin Street that will be served by an indoor/outdoor fireplace.

Here is a wider view of the balcony. To the left is the quiet reading room on the upper level, below that is the drive-up, drop-off window (the middle wi...

June 13, 2019

Workers install windows on the two-story lobby of the new library which faces Sixth and Campbell streets. The lobby will have places to gather, Library displays, an art gallery, and more.

Construction continues on the new Geneva Public Library at 227 S. Seventh St. Crew...

May 29, 2019

A worker installs ductwork on the second level of the new library. Below him is what will be the main entrance.

Construction continues on the new Geneva Public Library at 227 S. Seventh St. Crews are framing interior walls, adding rain screen and insulation layers, and...

May 10, 2019

A view of the new library from Sixth and Campbell streets; above, the architect's rendering, below, the work to date.

Enjoy seeing the new Geneva Public Library at 227 S. Seventh St. take shape by comparing side by side images of architect's renderings against current w...

May 3, 2019

Exterior walls are getting rain screen and insulation layers as construction continues on the new Geneva Public Library at 227 S. Seventh St. Once this phase is complete, crews will add terracotta to the exterior. Crews are also framing interior walls, with most of the...

April 18, 2019

Construction continues on the new Geneva Public Library at 227 S. Seventh St. as crews frame interior walls, beginning on the third floor and working their way down. Workers have been installing floors, stairways, and elevators as well. The prospective opening date is...

April 2, 2019

Current work on the new library includes walls, stairways, floors, and elevators.

Construction crews have been installing floors, stairways, elevators, and walls for the new Geneva Public Library at 227 S. Seventh St. Additional exterior work will begin soon. The prospe...

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