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Focus on the Future

What work has been done to demonstrate a need for a new Library?

The Library Board has had a constant eye on the building problems and potential solutions.  For more than two decades the Library Board has conducted studies on the service needs of the community and the type of space the library must have to meet those needs.  In the process the Library Board has been guided by a balanced cross-section of community opinion and expert research.  Each study reached the same basic conclusion –  the current Library building is inadequate - in size and in function - to provide the 21st century library service needed in Crystal Lake.  This body of research includes:

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