West Bergen Branch Closed Today, Tuesday, March 24 Possible Longer Closure When Problem is Known
JERSEY CITY, N.J. March 24, 2015 – The West Bergen Branch, 475 West Side Avenue, of the Jersey City Free Public Library has closed today, Tuesday, March 24, 2015.
This storefront branch library has had different problems in the past and library administration, along with city officials, are looking for a suitable replacement space.
It is not yet known how long the West Bergen Branch Library will be closed, since appropriate technicians have been brought in to review the problem.
“As always, we know this is an inconvenience for our patrons, but it cannot be avoided,” said Chief Librarian Hussein Odeh. “We will let the public know when our investigation is complete.”
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*** News Flash! ***
Main Library Needs 2 Extra Weeks for Current Renovation Closure Project
Main Library’s Additional Closing: Weeks of February 23 & March 2
Reopening: Monday, March 9
JERSEY CITY, N.J. February 12, 2015 – As with all business- and homeowners who have overseen renovation, construction delays are a mainstay…and the Main Library’s renovation is no different.
The current closure of the Main Library began this past Monday, February 9, and was to continue for two weeks. Now, according to Library Director Priscilla Gardner, an additional two weeks of closure (totaling, four weeks), will be needed to complete what is being done, thus far.
The additional two weeks the Main Library, 472 Jersey Avenue in Jersey City, will be closing: the weeks of February 23 and March 2.
The Bookmobile will be stationed in front of the Main Library, as per the schedule of the previous two weeks, and the branches’ additional hours remain in effect (schedules attached). Museum passes are available at the Five Corners Branch Library, 678 Newark Avenue.
The Main Library will reopen on Monday, March 9, 2015, regular hours, at 9 a.m.
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