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South Independence Branch


Closing Date: August 30, 2020

Reopening Date: February 10, 2021 

After closing on August 30 for renovations, the South Independence Branch reopened with curbside service on Wednesday, February 10.  

Your Refreshed Library Experience Is Here!

We are pleased to inform you that the South Independence Branch has reopened as of Wednesday, February 10 and includes the following renovations:

  • New lighting, paint, carpet, and ceilings
  • Automatic entrance doors
  • Enhanced entry and native landscaping
  • New signage and display cases

This project is part of the Library’s Capital Improvement Plan, which is made possible by funds from Proposition L. The architects are SAPP Design (Springfield, MO) and Helix Architecture and Design, Inc. (Kansas City, MO), and the construction firm for all projects is JE Dunn.

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