But a Post-Crecent headline writer is happy to put another log on the fire.
With an online poll for kindling.
City Notes: Appleton library plans on fast track. (Appleton Post-Crescent, 8/25/2014)
Property negotiations, part of the big picture. "Wednesday's vote allows us to move forward with the big next steps of property negotiations. The only way this goes forward is if we come to agreeable terms," Rortvedt said. "That appraisal and negotiation work will give us budget figures for the upcoming request."
The acquisition likely will take place in 2015, meaning it will be debated in the council's budget talks in October and November.
The Appleton Public Library and eminent domain. (9/1/2014)
The new Appleton Public Library's "pre-funding schematic". (8/26/2014)
Appleton council member challenges her colleagues to "Do your job"
Site selected for new Appleton Public Library. (4/16/2014)
Post-Crescent interview with Appleton Public Library Director Colleen Rortvedt. (4/9/2014)
Consultants recommend 3 sites for new downtown Appleton Public Library. (3/19/2014)
Appleton Public Library hires Godfrey's Associates to gather data and public input on future of library. (8/19/2012)
Appleton Public Library Colleen Rortvedt interviews on Post-Crescent's newsmakers. (4/19/2012)
Community conversations about the Appleton Public Library. (4/18/2012)
"Quirky" Geenan favors new Appleton library over downtown exhibition center. (2/14/2012)
Post-Crescent editorial board agrees with decision to wait on library building project. (7/18/2011)
Appleton Public Library Director Colleen Rortvedt provides context to Post-Crescent article on library expansion. (7/7/2011)
New library placed on indefinite hold. (7/6/2011)
On the need for a new library. (2/4/2011)
Director responds to 'frequently observed misconceptions'. (12/4/2009)
Readers weigh in on new library. (11/9/2009)
Mayor provides his perspective on library planning process. (10/7/2009)
Post-Crescent supports next step in library facilities planning process. (10/6/2009)
Financing options for Appleton's library project. (10/6/2009)
Potential sites for new library under discussion. (10/4/2009)
Membership of capital facilities committee for library project approved. (8/7/2009)
Terry Dawson's discusses Appleton library building project. (7/16/2009)
Library building project update. (6/18/2009)
Appleton's library planning escapes budget cuts. (11/13/2008)
Post-Crescent endorses library design study. (11/11/2008)
Study: New library should be built downtown. (7/10/2008)