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Slover Main Library

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Project Description: The Colonel Samuel L. Slover Main Library will be built next to the Seaboard Building which currently houses the Main Library. The new facility will connect to the Seaboard building with a glass atrium and provide approximately 70,000 additional square feet of space for meeting rooms and a technology center. This library facility will be a LEED-certified (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) 'green building' and be one of the most technologically advanced libraries in the world.

Project Status: Construction

Project Cost: $64 million

Opening Date: January 2015

Project Coordinator: Randy Thomson

Neighborhoods Affected: Downtown

Location: 235 E. Plume Street
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Planning Districts Design Architect/Engineer Construction Contractor Sponsoring Department/Contact

Downtown

Newman Architects

Archer Western

Executive