Friday, July 29, 2011
Close the library for a 16-month renovation and lay off 200 employees? Fuhgeddaboudit!
Library rethinks closing for renovations. (New York Newsday, 7/26/2011)
Excerpt: After a raucous meeting Monday night packed with irate residents, the Mastics-Moriches-Shirley Community Library's board of trustees said it might back off plans to close the library this fall for a 16-month renovation and lay off most of the library's 200 employees.