The Library’s Board of Trustees yesterday voted to approve the issuance of $5 million in debt certificates that will become the money needed for the local match of a proposed $20 million grant the library is hoping to get from the State of Illinois.
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At this time the state of Illinois does not have any money set aside for library construction grants, but the Library Board of Trustees is still working to make sure when money becomes available they’ll be ready.
A joint meeting between the Galesburg Public Library’s Finance and Construction Committees allowed the group to review a fundraising plan.
The Library is currently attempting to come up with matching funds for a State grant that would pay for the construction of a new Library.