Tag: Broadview Public Library

Broadview Library Construction Paused After Contractor Backs Out

Thursday, May 9, 2019 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews

Featured image: The Broadview Public Library is undergoing construction, which has been delayed after the contractor defaulted. | File

The renovation of the Broadview Public Library, 2226 S. 16th Ave. in Broadview, recently hit a snag in the road after the general contractor abruptly backed out of the project, bringing the work to a screeching halt and sending library officials and community members into a frenzy.

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Broadview Public Library Renovation Could Be Done By Spring 2019

Tuesday, January 1, 2019 || By Igor Studenkov || @maywoodnews

Featured image: An architectural rendering of Broadview’s modernized library expansion. | Courtesy Broadview Public Library 

The ongoing renovation of the Broadview Public Library, 2226 S. 16th Ave. in Broadview, could be done by the spring of this year, according to library officials. 

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Broadview Library, Looking Ahead, Breaks Ground On New Facility

Saturday, March 3, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Broadview library officials during a March 2 groundbreaking ceremony for a new facility. | VFP 

In November 2012, a referendum calling for the Broadview Public Library District to issue $4.1 million worth of bonds for the purpose of renovating its existing facility and constructing a new building alongside the current one, passed with 81 percent of the vote.

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