May 27, 2022

Public Library News Roundup, Stories From AR, CO, CT, IL, MO, PA, MN, NY, TX, and WY

1. Arkansas: Fayetteville Library Begins Push For Tax Hike to Fix Budget Worries (via ArkansasOnline)

2. Colorado:  Boulder Public Library Launches All-Ages Makerspace (via Daily Camera)

3. Connecticut: Bridgeport Library Chief Gets Job Probation (via CT Post)

4. Illinois: Champaign Public Library Reopens Search For New Director (via WAND)

5. Missouri: Library Director Informs Board of Effort to Lobby Lawmakers for Increased State Funding (via Columbia Daily Tribune)

6. Pennsylvania: Funding Cuts Reduce Staff Hours at Monongahela Library (via The Observer)

7. Minnesota: Rochester Public Library Explores Possible Expansion (via KTTC)

8. New York: Weighing the Future of the Yonkers Public Library (via

9. Texas: Denton Public Library Looking to Future (via Denton Record-Chronicle)

10. Wyoming: Natrona County Public Library Discusses Possible Budget Cuts (via Casper Star Tribune)

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