The ad hoc committee looked at four different sites for a new library, and examined rebuilding on the current location. Town leaders say the library is still in good shape, but residents are outgrowing the 40,000 square foot facility.
"We will reach that point where it becomes a necessity and I think this community in Normal frankly supports libraries and Normal Public Library in general,” said city manager Mark Peterson.
Peterson says it's unlikely that the library will rebuild on the current site, because it would cost the city additional expenses for relocation during the construction period.
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