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East Branch Library Construction Update

By margaret on Mar 12, 2014 2:42 PM

The back half of the library is finally starting to catch up to the impressive progress seen on the North Avenue side! Here's what the front of the library looks like now: You can see where the huge front windows will be installed, which will look in on our main seating area:   The large opening seen here, surrounded by the purple material, is where the main entrance will be, on…

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East Library Concept vs Construction

By margaret on Feb 6, 2014 2:45 PM

The new East Library is really starting to take shape! How do you think it compares to these architect renderings of the final building?                                                     Renderings from East Library architects Engberg Anderson.  

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East Library Public Art Project Update!

By elizabeth on Jan 25, 2014 2:46 PM

Please join us as the four finalists for the new East Library's exterior public art project present their proposals at a public meeting being held on Tuesday, February 4th at 5:30 p.m. in Centennial Hall's Loos Room, 733 N Eighth Street.  Ray Chi, Susan Falkman, Catherine Lottes, and Colin Matthes submitted projects tasked with activating the space outside the library and engaging visitors while reflecting the ideas…

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East Library Construction Update

By margaret on Dec 10, 2013 3:55 PM

Undeterred by the bitter cold, construction of the new East Branch Library moves heroically forward! Here are the latest photos:

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