May 20, 2022

Video: New Orleans Public Library Hopes to Avert Financial Crisis

From WWL-TV:

The New Orleans Public Library is taking some steps to keep library doors open with funding running out.


Right now the library is tapping into its reserve funds to stay afloat, but that will all be spent by next summer. The library is hoping voters will pass a millage proposal on the may ballot that will bring in millions of dollars and help get them out of the hole.

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See Also: Learn More, Visit the Millage Proposition Page on Library Web Site

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