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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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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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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