FY2012-2013 Awards Under $14 Million Public Library Construction Grant Program, Listed by Public Library System/County

By Public Library System: Brooklyn | Buffalo-Erie | Chautauqua-Cattaraugus | Clinton-Essex-Franklin | Finger Lakes | Four County | Mid-Hudson | Mid-York | Mohawk Valley | Monroe | Nassau | New York | Nioga | North Country | Onondaga | Pioneer | Queens | Ramapo Catskill | Southern Adirondack | Southern Tier | Suffolk | Upper Hudson | Westchester

By County: Albany | Allegany | Bronx | Broome | Cattaraugus | Cayuga | Chautauqua | Chemung | Chenango | Clinton | Columbia | Cortland | Delaware | Dutchess | Erie | Essex | Franklin | Fulton | Genesee | Greene | Hamilton | Herkimer | Jefferson |Kings (Brooklyn) | Lewis | Livingston | Madison | Monroe | Montgomery | Nassau | New York (Manhattan) | Niagara | Oneida | Onondaga | Ontario | Orange | Orleans | Oswego | Otsego | Putnam | Queens | Rensselaer | Richmond (Staten Island) | Rockland | Saratoga | Schenectady | Schoharie | Schuyler | Seneca | St. Lawrence | Steuben | Suffolk | Sullivan | Tioga | Tompkins | Ulster (Mid-Hudson LS) | Warren | Washington | Wayne | Westchester | Wyoming | Yates

The New York State Legislature provided an appropriation of $14 million in capital funds for public library construction in the 2012-2013 State Budget. Libraries could apply for a construction grant that could fund up to 75 percent of a project. The minimum grant award was $2,500 (for a total project cost of $5,000 with matching funds from the library). The New York State Library has awarded 170 construction grants to public libraries and public library systems in legislative districts throughout New York State.

If you have questions about the construction grant program or application procedure, please contact Linda Todd.

Brooklyn Public Library

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Kings 20 52 Brooklyn Public Library-Central Library 10 Grand Army Plaza Brooklyn, NY 11238 $1,329,213 The project replaces a portion of the roofs at the Central Library which are past their useful life, thereby increasing energy conservation and facilitating appropriate use of the entire building. 
23 46 Brooklyn Public Library- Coney Island 1901 Mermaid Ave. Brooklyn, NY 11224 $275,747 This project is for the demolition and reconstruction of the first floor interior of the Coney Island branch library, thereby increasing the effectiveness of library service due to improvements of the building space and capacity.

Buffalo and Erie County Public Library

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Erie 61 146 Amherst Public Library-Main Library at Audubon 350 John James Audubon Pky. Amherst NY 14228 $36,575 The requested grant would allow the Audubon Library to replace two of four original HVAC (1988) units thereby insuring both uninterrupted heating and cooling plus increased energy efficiency and financial savings.
60 147 Angola Public Library 34 N. Main St. Angola, NY 14006 $118,572 The Angola Public Library will utilize funds to support the construction of a 33 x 32.5 (1,073 SF) expansion on the existing library facility and will include ADA compliant restroom facilities thereby increasing access and utilization of library services.
63 142 Buffalo & Erie County Public Library-Dudley Branch 2010 South Park Ave. Buffalo, NY 14220 $119,108 Replace 31 year old roof/insulation; install skylights; reconstruct masonry; and replace the end of life HVAC with a modern, energy efficient system.
61 144 Clarence Public Library 3 Town Pl. Clarence, NY 14032 $19,740 By expanding the parking lot of the Clarence Public Library , parking overflow issues will be mitigated and increased access to library services and programming will be created. 
60 149 Hamburg Public Library 102 Buffalo St. Hamburg, NY 14075 $290,084 The Hamburg Public Library seeks $656,550 to build a 6,590 sq. ft. addition to meet accessibility needs, create a meeting space plus to increase capacity to meet patron needs for seating, computer use and research.
59 143 Lancaster Public Library 5466 Broadway Lancaster, NY 14086 $34,611 The Lancaster Library Board seeks $49,450 to acquire land for parking lot expansion, more than doubling the availability of parking.
61 144 Newstead Public Library 33 Main St. Akron, NY 14001 $3,731 Automatic swing door operators will be installed on the front and rear entrances of the Newstead Public Library to increase accessibility for all persons and to increase operating efficiency of the building.
59 142 West Seneca Public Library 1300 Union Rd. West Seneca, NY 14224 $19,442 Funds are requested to repoint the exterior masonry, which has fallen into disrepair as a result of weather conditions and prior window replacement. This rehabilitation will both increase energy efficiency of building and address public safety concerns.

Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Library System

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Cattaraugus 57 148 Blount Library 5 N. Main St. Franklinville, NY 14737 $2,894 The Blount Library will update the double front doors which will increase energy efficiency, meet safety codes, and preserve the historic character of the building.
Randolph Free Library 26 Jamestown St. Randolph, NY 14772 $13,424 This vital local history room project will remove storage area, waterproof exterior wall, upgrade exterior door, install carpet, and enhance the sidewalk and entrance to eliminate accessibility issues.
Chautauqua 57 150 Anderson-Lee Library 43 Main St. Silver Creek, NY 14136 $25,916 The Anderson-Lee Library will update its heating system for energy efficiency and cost savings plus build a dedicated technology classroom that includes handicapped access workstations thereby improving access to and use of building services by all library users.
James Prendergast Free Library 509 Cherry St. Jamestown, NY 14701 $294,538 Prendergast Library will install five restrooms to provide accessible & family use facilities, convert a freight lift to passenger elevator to provide greater access to library facilities and programming, and renovate storage space for future programming use.

Clinton-Essex-Franklin Library System

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Clinton 45 115 Clinton Essex Franklin Library System 33 Oak St. Plattsburgh, NY 12901 $4,030 Improvements to System Headquarters building will result in increased energy efficiency and safer ingress/egress for staff and visitors.
Ellenburg Sarah Munsil Free Library 5139 State Rte. 11 Ellenburg Depot, NY 12935 $5,441 Various small projects to be undertaken in our rural library will collectively result in increased operational efficiency and energy cost savings.
Mooers Free Library 2430 Rte. 11 Main St. Mooers, NY 12958 $30,467 A new ADA compliant library facility will be constructed to improve energy efficiency, safety, access and programming for the Mooers community.
Plattsburgh Public Library 19 Oak St. Plattsburgh, NY 12901 $22,500 Phase 1 of this project will remediate water leakage currently occuring in the main floor lobby and stack areas of the System's Central Library.
Essex 45 114 Keene Valley Library Association Main St. Rte 73 Keene Valley, NY 12943 $16,430 Library Improvement 2013 will consist of 5 components that address accessibility, storm damage, increased technology use and enhanced patron comfort
Lake Placid Public Library 2471 Main St. Lake Placid, NY 12946 $15,835 Renovation/conversion of an existing storage room to a temp/humidity controlled archival space for a historical collection of glass plate negatives.

Finger Lakes Library System

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Cortland 51 125 Cortland Free Library 32 Church St. Cortland, NY 13045 $121,371 The proposal is to renovate basement rooms for greater use & technology, restore the portico roof and sections of parapet to improve energy efficiency, and restore hardwood flooring in main reading room to increase library use.
Seneca 54 131 Waterloo Library & Historical Society 31 E. Williams St. Waterloo, NY 13165 $43,898 Replacement of deteriorated, low efficiency steam boiler furnace with a high efficiency furnace with new distribution piping, valves and controls.
Tioga 52 124 Waverly Free Library 18 Elizabeth St. Waverly, NY 14892 $24,634 Replace 12 existing PTAC units with new units, 8 controlled by unit mounted controls and 4 controlled by digital wall thermostats for iincreased energy efficiency and savings.

Four County Library System

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Broome 52 123 Four County Library System 304 Clubhouse Rd. Vestal, NY 13850 $35,787 This project will replace outmoded automation servers to improve energy efficiency and renovate/rehabilitate the server room to increase energy conservation and safety.
George F. Johnson Memorial Library 1001 Park St. Endicott, NY 13760 $39,900 This energy efficiency project involves the removal of two rooftop heating/cooling units  to be replaced with two new units providing 20-30% energy savings and environmental advantages.
Your Home Public Library 107 Main St. Johnson City, NY 13790 $12,637 This rehabilitationproject will replace the failing flat roof that covers the front porch and sun parlor areas of the library thereby increasing the usable space and safeguarding the library collection in this historic building.
Delaware 51 122 Sidney Memorial Public Library 8 River St. Sidney, NY 13838 $36,600 This accessibility project will include upgrading ramp access to include handicapped access to the library Community Room entrance and adding automatic door openers to library front doors.
42 William B. Ogden Free Library 42 Gardiner Pl. Walton, NY 13856 $41,171 This accessibility project  will remove deficiencies and prevent their recurrence in the area from the public sidewalk to the building entrance to allow compliance with ADA regulations and to insure ease of access for all patrons.  

Mid-Hudson Library System

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Columbia 39 99 Claverack Free Library 9 Rte. 9H Claverack, NY 12513 $80,500 Installation of energy efficient windows, demolition and improvements to the building envelope for energy savings and access, electrical service for the new Claverack Free Library.
43 107 Kinderhook Memorial Library 18 Hudson St. Kinderhook, NY 12106 $2,555 The project optimizes the entry by replacing the old porch and circulation desk to improve access, staff efficiency and security of library materials.
Dutchess 41 104 Howland Public Library 313 Main St. Beacon, NY 12508 $15,122 Replace HPL Children's Room façade with NYSERDA-recommended insulated wall and energy-efficient windows, adding  80 s.f. for seating and storage.
Mid-Hudson Library System 105 Market St. Poughkeepsie, NY 12601 $22,828 Rehabilitate 2,000 sq ft of storage space by removing cracked and broken asbestos flooring to free-up space for small-group meetings and training.
103 Morton Memorial Library 82 Kelly St. Rhinecliff, NY 12574 $4,194 Alterations and upgrades to the building's heating system to improve energy efficiency.
Greene 46 102 D.R. Evarts Library District 80 Second St, Athens, NY 12015 $5,700 Repairing and repointing of exterior multi-Wythe and iron-spot bricks and corbels (or dentils) in isolated areas around the library building for building preservation and energy savings.
Haines Falls Free Library 6093 Main St. Tannersville, NY 12485 $130,095 Project is the installation of accessibility components, including restrooms and ADA hardware, and for a new energy-efficient HVAC.
Putnam 40 94 Patterson Library Association 1167 Rte. 311 Patterson, NY 12563 $21,106 This project will complete outstanding exterior projects and create a new technology lab for a renovated interior space, to improve access and increase disadvantaged populations' skills.
Ulster 51 103 Phoenicia Library 48 Main St. Phoenicia, NY 12464 $177,714 This project includes a two-story addition to the library for increased library services, adding an elevator for ADA accessibility, maximizing energy efficiency, and adding  both a children's room and a community room to maximize this facility as a community hub.
46 Stone Ridge Library 3700 Main St. Stone Ridge, NY 12484 $51,531 This project includes stabilization & restoration of the façade & south wall of the library’s 1798 building plus facility upgrades for energy efficiency, access and safety including a new leach field, an energy efficient boiler, and energy efficient windows in the hyphen connecting the two library buildings.
Woodstock Public Library District 5 Library Lane Woodstock, NY 12498 $14,200 Library is requesting funds for acquisition of property that is located across the street from the Library.

Mid-York Library System

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Herkimer 49 118 Old Forge Library 220 Crosby Blvd. Old Forge, NY 13420 $4,557 This project will provide safe access to the Old Forge Library during the winter months by re-grading the parking lot pavement and the sidewalk ramp.
Madison 53 121 Deruyter Free Library 736 Utica Street Deruyter, NY 13052 $7,792 The project deals with safety, security & energy efficiency: building a fire code approved staircase safety gate, installation of a security system & thermal window treatments.
Morrisville Public Library 87 E. Main St. Morrisville, NY 13408 $4,631 Morrisville Public Library will adding 12 surveillance cameras to the building and grounds to provide security for  people-staff & patrons and for  the library building and materials.
Oneida Library 220 Broad St. Oneida, NY 13421 $76,293 Our project is a PHASE 1 SITE WORK project which is the first step in the construction of a NEW library facility.
Oneida 47 119 Dunham Public Library 76 Main St. Whitesboro, NY 13492 $77,214 This proposal is for expanding the parking lot which will add an additional 16 spaces and provide better access for library programming. Currently the parking lot has spaces for only 31 cars.
118 Holland Patent Free Library 9580 Main St. Holland Patent, NY 13354 $14,458 Replace existing roof and install gutters on 1968 building for increased energy efficiency and maintenance of materials;  and to redesign and construct a safe handicap accessible emergency entrance and exit.
53 117 Kirkland Town Library 55 1/2 College St. Clinton, NY 13323 $20,441 Restoration of exterior brick masonry joints and installation of speed bumps to improve users' safety; install book drop to increase accessibility.
47 119 Mid-York Library System 1600 Lincoln Ave. Utica, NY 13502 $52,940 Phase I creation of off-street secure parking lot for greater access; infrastructure improvement through improvement of IT access & security;correct roof design drain flaw, remove/replace loading dock stair for safety and improved access, remove inoperable exhaust fan for energy efficiency.
Utica Public Library 303 Genesee St. Utica, NY 13501 $146,770 The Utica Public Library will rehabiliate the roof gutters and replace the gutter trim in accordance with historic preservation guidelines. These will perserve the building for continued use, contribute to energy conservation and protect the library holdings.

Mohawk Valley Library System

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Fulton 49 118 Gloversville Public Library 58 E. Fulton St. Gloversville, NY 12078 $200,374 This project will replace the windows in a historic Carnegie library with energy efficient and historically accurate replicas.
Schenectady 49 111 Schenectady County Public Library 99 Clinton St. Schenectady, NY 12305 $111,318 This grant request will support the removal and replacement of the existing sidewalks and disturbed brickwork along Liberty Street which will improve patron safety for access and egress to the library and improve patron utilization of library services.
Schoharie 51 102 Sharon Springs Free Library 129 Main St. Sharon Springs, NY 12459 $27,829 This project will improve accessibility for people with disabilities by installing automatic door openers, railings, and ramps contiguous with a new parking lot surface.
The Community Library 110 Union St. Cobleskill, NY 12043 $31,065 This project will insure patron safety and increase usable space for library programming by  removal of asbestos in pipes and floor tiles in two rooms and in the hallway of the library annex and includes air quality testing.

Monroe County Library System

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Monroe 55 135 East Rochester Public Library 111 West Elm St. East Rochester, NY 14445 $100,000 The project involves reconstruction of the Eyer Building to house all East Rochester municipal offices, including the East Rochester Public Library. This will increase library access and programming, expand services and create an energy efficient facility designed to meet community needs.
56 139 Hamlin Public Library 422 Hamlin Clarkson Town Line Road Hamlin, NY 14464 $466,136 The project involves construction and furnishing of a new library facility in the center of the Town of Hamlin, adjacent to the Town Hall.

Nassau Library System

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Nassau 9 21 Baldwin Public Library 2385 Grand Ave. Baldwin, NY 11510 $4,986 The project will expand the Teen Service Area and improve access to and usability of public access computers.
5 15 Bayville Free Library 34 School St. Bayville, NY 11709 $6,412 The project inolves replacing old windows with new energy-efficient windows and trim.
6 Bethpage Public Library 47 Powell Ave. Bethpage, NY 11714 $100,000 The project involves replacement of 20-year-old failing lighting and broken lighting fixtures with energy-efficient LED lighting and fixtures.
7 13 Bryant Library 2 Paper Mill Rd. Roslyn, NY 11576 $11,017 The Bryant Library (in Roslyn) will replace a 20-year-old boiler with a new, more energy-efficient one.
6 17 East Meadow Public Library 1886 Front St. East Meadow, NY 11554 $78,181 This project focuses on HVAC-related upgrades to the library facility.  The library will replace equipment that isnearing end-of-life, thereby improving the energy-efficiency of the building.
8 21 Freeport Memorial Library 114 W Merrick Rd. Freeport, NY 11520 $125,000 This project consists of safety and security upgrades, energy efficient lighting, restroom renovations, and the addition of an ADA-compliant restroom.
5 19 Gold Coast Public Library 50 Railroad Ave. Glen Head, NY 11545 $3,816 The project will include replacement of damaged and unsafe flooring inside the Library's entrance, the circulation area, and adjacent stairwells to improve patron and staff access and safety within the building.
9 22 Henry Waldinger Memorial Library 60 Verona Place Valley Stream, NY 11582 $18,560 The Library will address safety issues, replace skylights to improve energy efficiency, enhance Wi-Fi access, create a quiet study area and new outdoor reading area & program space.
7 15 Hicksville Free Public Library 169 Jerusalem Ave. Hicksville, NY 11801 $100,000 The project will include renovation of a previously-purchased adjacent building to house the Library's administrative services and staff, freeing up space in main building for library services.
5 13 Jericho Public Library 1 Merry Lane Jericho, NY 11753 $4,927 The Jericho Library plans to replace light fixtures so that our lighting will be energy efficinet and increase the amount of light in the Library.
6 17 Levittown Public Library 1 Bluegrass Lane Levittown, NY 11756 $100,000 The project will include HVAC system replacement for increased energy efficiency and related asbestos abatement.
9 20 Long Beach Public Library 111 W Park Ave. Long Beach, NY 11561 $97,440 The project involves replacement or renovation of first-floor furnishings and the elevator motor/controller destroyed or damaged by flooding during Super Storm Sandy.
8 14 Merrick Library 2279 S Merrick Ave. Merrick, NY 11566 $17,265 Renovation of an existing storage space to a new Digital Media Center will create public space out of a previously unabaliable area.
6 17 Nassau Library System 900 Jerusalem Ave. Uniondale, NY 11553 $9,873 Creation of a small conference room & the rehabilitation of main entrance foyer to the Service Center (ie headquarters) of the Nassau Library System will improve access to the building and increase staff efficiency.
8 14 North Merrick Public Library 1691 Meadowbrook Rd. North Merrick, NY 11566 $74,456 The library will replace 25 window air conditioners with a ducted central air conditioning system and replace the windows in the Reference Room to improve the energy efficiency of the building.
6 17 Plainedge Public Library 1060 Hicksville Rd. North Massapequa, NY 11758 $2,862 Commercial tile flooring will be installed in the media center, outisde the public restrooms and rear staff/emergency entrance to eliminate safety issues caused by carpet tiles and improve access for disabled patrons with walkers or wheelchairs.
5 13 Plainview-Old Bethpage Library 999 Old Country Rd. Plainview, NY 11803 $32,500 The Plainview-Old Bethpage Library seeks funding to replace two HVAC systems on the lower level of the building with new energy efficient equipment.
9 21 Rockville Centre Public Library 221 N Village Ave. Rockville Centre, NY 11570 $4,402 The Library's exterior parking lot and walkway lighting will be replaced for safety and energy efficiency.
6 18 Uniondale Public Library 400 Uniondale Ave. Uniondale, NY 11553 $125,000 The main floor will be repurposed & renovated.  We will relocate & expand our Teen Space and our Center for Adult Literacy/ESOL and create a café for improved building space usage and improved and more effective library service.
  8 14 Wantagh Public Library 3285 Park Ave. Wantagh, NY 11793 $4,880 An interior and exterior video security system will be installed to address safety and security issues.

The New York Public Library

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New York 32 79 NY Public Library Research Libraries-Woodstock Libraries 176 East 160th Street  Bronx, NY 10456 $867,260 Interior renovations at the Woodstock Branch, including space reconfiguration and ADA modifications will result in improved library space and service
  30 70 NY Public Library Research Libraries-Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture 515 Malcolm X Blvd. New York NY 10037 $867,261 Improvements at the Schomburg Center will include replacement of seating in the auditorium to improve library services, sidewalk paving to increase access and safety, and the installation of a façade display.

Nioga Library System

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Genesee 61 139 Woodward Memorial Library 7 Wolcott St. Leroy, NY 14482 $4,780 This project will increase staff efficiency by renovating the library workroom so that five staff members will have their own workstations with a desk, filing cabinet, work area and shelving.
Niagara 62 144 Lockport Public Library 23 East Ave. Lockport, NY 14094 $24,977 The Lockport Public Library would like to rehab the masonry on exterior of the original library building for public safety and continued library access and programming.
Nioga Library System 6575 Wheeler Rd. Lockport, NY 14094 $43,482 Computer training labs will be upgraded to meet ADA accessibility standards.
140 North Tonawanda Public Library 505 Meadow Dr. North Tonawanda, NY 14120 $59,130 This renovation and restoration project for  the outside of the building includes the courtyard wall, waterfall and pools and the roof soffit will improve public safety, insure a continuance of library services and programming and contribute to energy savings.
Orleans 62 144 Lee-Whedon Memorial Library 620 West Ave. Medina, NY 14103 $112,110 This energy savings project will replace a 45 year old roof to l improve the safety of the building, ensure its posterity , the integrity of the collection and reduce heating and cooling costs.,
139 Hoag Library of the Swan Library Association (formerly Swan Library) 134 South Main St. Albion, NY 14411 $137,466 Hoag Library is building a 14,600 sq. ft. energy efficient building to improve access, security, parking, collection and meeting space in Albion.

North Country Library System

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Jefferson 48 117 Adams Center Free Library 18267 State Route 177  PO Box E Adams Center, NY 13606 $36,600 The Adams Center Free Library is purchasing land, creating a parking lot to improve accessibility, and purchasing a storage shed to store snow removal items for parking lot safety.
116 Cape Vincent Community Library 157 North Real St  PO Box 283 Cape Vincent NY 13618 $69,620 The Cape Vincent Community Library project will will insulate the building, reduce water incursion through installation of guttering, replace doors and windows for energy efficiency and make the building accessible to all with a new front entrance ramp and electronic door.
117 Carthage Free Library 512 Budd St. Carthage, NY 13619 $16,325 The Carthage Free Library is planning the removal of the existing library roof and the construction of a new insulated roof for energy savings and building conservation.
116 Hawn Memorial Library 220 John St. Clayton, NY 13624 $9,820 The Hawn Memorial Library project will convert the basement into a Community Room and as usable space for programs and classes.
Lyme Free Library 12165 Main Street PO Box 369 Chaumont, NY 13622 $95,004 The Lyme Free Library proposes to add a 700 sq. ft. addition to its existing facility to provide additional stacks and an ADA compliant bathroom.
Lewis 47 117 Lowville Free Library 5387 Dayan St Lowville, NY 13367 $3,755 The Lowville Free Library will replace its old and outdated fluorescent lamps with energy saving, LED lamps, using the same fixtures.
William H. Bush Memorial Library 5605 Whitaker Rd. Box 141 Martinsburg, NY 13404 $39,876 Plans for the Wm. H. Bush Library include a 1000sq.ft addition with handicapped-accessible bathrooms, computer area, a public meeting room and renovations to existing space.
Oswego 48 130 Hannibal Free Library 162 Oswego St. Hannibal, NY 13074 $7,250 The Hannibal Free Library project will create a handicap accessible bathroom and new storage space as well as replace the existing fire escape.
120 Phoenix Public Library 34 Elm St. Phoenix, NY 13135 $12,564 The Phoenix Public Library will be replacing the library roof to address energy efficiency and leakage issues.
St. Lawrence 48 116 Canton Free Library 8 Park St. Canton, NY 13617 $5,923 The Canton Free Library construction project involves improved use of library space through renovation of a community room and improved energy conservation through installation of energy efficient windows.
118 Hepburn Library Of Madrid 11 Church St. PO Box 40 Madrid, NY 13660 $67,154 The Hepburn Library of Madrid construction projects will address the rehabilitation of the library, specifically the roof and masonry for energy savings and building conservation.
116 Ogdensburg Public Library 312 Washington St. Ogdensburg, NY 13669 $24,732 The Ogdensburg Public Library construction project will focus on rehabilitation of the masonry on this historic building.
47 Potsdam Public Library 2 Park St. Potsdam, NY 13676 $18,437 The Postdam Public Library is undergoing a construction project for the restoration of the library's front steps to provide safe public access to the library.

Onondaga County Public Library

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Onondaga 50 120 Baldwinsville Public Library 33 East Genesee St. Baldwinsville, NY 13027 $6,675 This project will implement the final building envelope energy conservation improvement recommended in the library's "2010 Energy Conservation Study".
127 Fayetteville Free Library 300 Orchard St. Fayetteville, NY 13066 $80,190 This energy conservation project by Fayetteville Free Library intends to extend an exisiting Energy Management System, replace old windows with windows designed to conserve energy and resources.
53 128 Liverpool Public Library 310 Tulip St. Liverpool, NY 13088 $7,326 The Library seeks to achieve compliance with the ADA requirements in regard to door hardware, to allow better access for people with disabilities.
129 Robert B. Kinchen Central Library of  Onondaga County Public Library 447 South Salina St. Syracuse, NY 13202 $307,925 This project will replace an outdated, 25 year old HVAC system with new energy efficient system to increase overall operational efficiency and enhance energy conservation.
50 Solvay Public Library 615 Woods Rd. Sovay, NY 13209 $19,800 The energy efficiency project will replace the 1979 windows in the Fiction and Hazard Rooms with like design, but more energy efficient custom windows to both increase patron comfort and reduce energy consumption.
53 127 Tully Free Library 12 State St. Tully, NY 13159 $24,008 This two parts project will increase library services by renovating space presently used for attic storage into a collaborative work environment and by reconfiguring heretofore unusable attic space into additional storage space.

Pioneer Library System

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Livingston 59 133 Lima Public Library 1872 Genesee St. Lima, NY 14485 $16,975 The Lima library both improve ADA compliance and access for all to the library and improve energy efficiency by installing handicap accessible doors at the main entrance, with a four-foot wide roof top eave extending the entire length of the library sidewalk.
Ontario 54 131 Geneva Public Library 244 Main St. Geneva, NY 14456 $126,926 The Geneva Public Library seeks to replace its HVAC system to improve energy efficiency and to meet the needs of the community we serve.
Wood Library Association 134 N. Main St. Canandaigua, NY 14424 $30,679 Wood Library will improve library services by constructing a new storage outbuilding. The existing parking lot will be reconfigured with a new curb cut to make it safer and to improve access.
Wayne 54 130 Sodus Community Library 17 Maple Ave. Sodus, NY 14551 $202,952 The Sodus Library plans to improve access and increase services by installing an elevator, building an ADA compliant restroom, having a new electrical service and new circulation desk and renovating/finishing the basement for increased functionality.

Queens Borough Public Library

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Queens 14 29 Seaside Library 89-11 Merrick Blvd. Jamaica, NY 11432 $275,748 The complete renovation of the Seaside Library to alleviate damage done by Super Storm Sandy will include installation of new partitions and insulated walls, electrical repair, flooring, fixtures, and heating/hot water units to re-engineer and/or re-position vital components of the library to be mor eresistant to any future storm damage and greatly improve patron and staff access and usage of the building.
16 40 Mitchell Linden Library 31-32 Union St. Flushing, NY 11354 $1,210,449 This Mitchell-Linden Library project will renovate and upgrade a newly purchased building to  improve the delivery of programs, activities and resources and to provide increased accessibility for staff and customers.

Ramapo Catskill Library System

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Orange 39 98 Monroe Free Library 44 Millpond Pkwy. Monroe, NY 10950 $30,370 This energy efficiency project will replace existing windows in the front of the building with an energy-efficient and attractive window system.
42 Port Jervis Free Library 138 Pike St. Port Jervis, NY 12771 $47,039 The proposed construction project will 1) renovate the children/teen room  and local history room to increase access & programming and 2) reconfigure space around circulation desk area for greater efficiency.
Tuxedo Park Library 227 Rte. 17 Tuxedo Park, NY 10987 $17,639 Renovation of the Reading Room includes the construction of custom cabinetry, new furnishings and energy efficient blinds.
Rockland 39 96 Haverstraw Kings Daughters Library 10 West Ramapo Rd. Garnerville, NY 10923 $117,297 HKDPL will install a photovoltaic power system on the roof of the main library to improve the energy efficiency, reduce costs & promote sustainability
38 97 Palisades Free Library 10 Closter Rd. Palisades, NY 10964 $146,515 Renovation of library to provide 2 additional parking spaces, a walkway for pedestrians, meeting room, more book space and efficient staff workspace to improve access, services, and staff efficiency.
Tappan Free Library 93 Main St. Tappan, NY 10983 $96,700 This project will ready space for public use by insulating a newly constructed structure and installing drywall, flooring, paint, stairs, railings, cabinets, interior doors and trim.
96 Valley Cottage Free Library 110 Rte. 303 Valley Cottage, NY 10989 $35,750 This project will provide updated handicapped accessibility and energy conserving features in two public restrooms through facility renovation and replacement of fixtures. 
Sullivan 42 101 Daniel Pierce Library 328 Main St. Grahamsville, NY 12740 $51,930 This accessibility project involves the installation of an interior handicapped lift to facilitate interior access from the original 1902 building into the middle section
100 Livingston Manor Free Library 92 Main St. Livingston Manor, NY 12758 $11,621 Services and efficiency will be increased through the installation of storage closet doors, ,new walls and baseboard electrical outlets for the second story of the library. Safety concerns will be addressed through the installation of a first floor exit door railing.HVAC conversion for entire building will increase energy efficiency and comfort.
Western Sullivan Public Library- Callicoon Branch 45 Lower Main S. Callicoon, NY 12723 $36,853 The second floor will be renovated to expand library space, the entire building will be more energy efficient, and code issues will be addressed.

Southern Adirondack Library System

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Hamilton 49 118 Town of Lake Pleasant Public Library 2864 State Hwy. 8 Speculator, NY 12164 $85,200 A new library extension, planned in stages, will provide more space, flexibility, openness, latest technology and work space for the library.
Saratoga 43 113 Mechanicville District Public Library 190 N. Main St. Mechanicville, NY 12118 $98,560 This project consists of construction of an addition and renovation of existing library building to expand the resources offered to better serve the needs of the community.
Saratoga Springs Public Library 49 Henry St. Saratoga Springs, NY 12866 $52,167 Renovation of ground floor, focusing on service improvements and expansion of Children's Room space to create an accessible area devoted to brain development and early literacy.
Stillwater Free Library 662 Hudson Ave. Stillwater, NY 12170 $3,750 The Stillwater Free Library seeks assistance in funding the purchase and installation of a generator for community safety and conservation.
108 Waterford Public Library 117 Third St. Waterford, NY 12188 $3,670 This project involves reconfiguring, carpeting and painting the juvenile services space of the library as well as increasing programming by upgrading the cabling required for data networks.
Warren 45 114 Richards Library 36 Elm St. Warrensburg, NY 12885 $103,560 This construction project will complete Phase 3 of an ongoing building addition in the library to provide access and programming
114 Stony Creek Free Library 37 Harrisburg Rd. Stony Creek, NY 12878 $10,988 The Stony Creek Free Library will begin renovations to its adjacent church building: asbestos abatement, window glazing and kitchen/bath renovations.
Washington 45 113 Greenwich Free Library 148 Main St. Greenwich, NY 12834 $38,760 There will be significant renovation of the building to improve patron access to library, as well as improving safety and functionality.

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Allegany 57 148 Bolivar Free Library 390 Main St. Bolivar NY 14715 0512 $4,133 Project consists of adding window shades to all second floor windows (main library floor) - to reduce sunlight glare and reduce heating/cooling cost.
David A. Howe Public Library 155 N. Main St. Wellsville, NY 14895 $37,272 The  energy conservation portion of this project involves the installation of two furnaces to provide auditorium heat during mild months. Exterior light fixtures will also be installed for improved safety and accessibility.
Twentieth Century Club Library Main St. Almond, NY 14804 $7,789 This two part project will improve energy use by installing energy efficient dual-use units for supplement/backup to boiler plus addition of a/c. and will improve the library facility by re-purposeing an unused area for patron coatroom/backpacks.
Chemung 58 124 Chemung County Library District- Steele Memorial Library 101 E Church St Elmira NY 14901 2740 $90,933 Renovation/Rehabilitation of the Steele Memorial Library's exterior structure and interior Duct-work for energy efficiency and conservation.
Chemung County Library District- Horseheads Free Library 405 S. Main St. Horseheads, NY 14845 $15,284 Restoration and rehabilitation of the Horseheads Free Library's exterior structure and parking lot for improved energy efficiency and accessibility.
Chemung County Library District- Big Flats Library 78 Canal St. Big Flats NY 14813 $14,978 Renovation of the Big Flats Library Parking Lot, Duct Work, and Exterior surfaces for improved energy efficiency and accessibility.
Chemung County Library District- West  Elmira  1231 W. Water St. Elmira NY 14905  $8,148 This energy conservation project involves the renovation and rehabilitation of the West Elmira Library's exterior structure and ventilation duct-work.
Steuben 58 132 Avoca Free Library 118 N. Main St. Avoca, NY 14809 $11,100 This two part project will improve the building  by removing mold, containing moisture and deterring additional mold from forming in the basement and will improve patron access by stabilizing an entrance railing and enhancing the entry way.
Dormann Library 101 W. Morris St. Bath, NY 14810 $34,144 The Dormann Library Board of Trustees proposes to upgrade an existing sprinkler system to insure library materials are preserved and safety issues are resolved.
133 Prattsburg Free Library 26 Main St. Prattsburg, NY 14873 $6,731 The grant will be used for renovation of 2 rooms to increase utility efficiency and improved space and to install a dial-in fire alarm system.
132 Savona Free Library 7 McCoy St. Savona, NY 14879 $29,680 This project will improve access with an ADA compliant bathroom & entryway; improve energy efficiency with storm windows & insulation; and improve program space with a kitchenette.
Southeast  Steuben County Library 300 Civic Plaza  Corning, NY 14830 $58,358 Expand and renovate library Conference Room to include better handicapped access, an Inductive Hearing Loop and smart room capabilities
Yates 58 132 Modeste Bedient Memorial Library 3699 State Rte.54A Branchport, NY 14418 $46,500 Library services will be expanded through the building an outside programming area which will include an amphitheater storage building/speaker platform, sidewalks and fencing.

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Suffolk 8 11 Copaigue Memorial Public Library 50 Deauville Blvd. Copaigue, NY 11726 $72,659 Renovate children's room: add program and computer areas; install energy efficient lighting; replace carpeting, ceiling and end panels; add computers.
1 1 East Hampton Library 159 Main St.  East Hampton, NY 11937 $342,262 To fund the Demolition, Excavation, Concrete, Steel, Elevator, Electrical, Lighting, Doors, Windows and Roof of the Children's Addition Project.
5 10 Half Hollow Hills Community Library- Dix Hills 55 Vanderbilt Pkwy.  Dix Hills, NY 11746 $79,500 This energy efficiency project is to replace 3 air handlers that are failing. They cool half of the Main Level (public space), back offices and public meeting rooms.
1 11 John Jermain Memorial Library 201 Main St. Sag Harbor, NY 11963 $227,041 Library Expansion Project will double the sq. footage of 1910 building, add accessibility, elevator, efficient HVAC system and safe lighting & wiring.
3  Mastics-Moriches-Shirley Community Library 407 William Floyd Pkwy. Shirley, NY 11967 $63,762 This energy efficiency project replaces an inefficient oil burner with an energy efficient gas boiler which will both save money and provide greater patron & staff comfort.
5 12 Northport Public Library 151 Laurel Ave. Northport, NY 11768 $14,000 This energy efficiency project will replace an inefficient HVAC unit with one 20-ton gas heat electric cooling rooftop unit which will serve the library Community Room.
1 1 Shelter Island Public Library 37 N. Ferry Rd. Shelter Island, NY 11964 $91,590 This multi-faceted project will improve efficiency, accessibility, structure and safety, remove  asbestos and bring the fire alarm system to code.

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Albany 44 109 Albany Public Library 161 Washington Ave. Albany, NY 12210 $92,659 The energy efficiency project has three independent parts: replace chiller/condenser, upgrade building management controls, and replace existing air handlers.
46 Altamont Free Library 105 Park St. Altamont, NY 12009 $28,542 This energy efficiency and accessibility project involves building an entrance foyer for the Library; insulating  the attic and the underside of the floor; and improving the safety of the accessibility ramp.
44 108 Cohoes Public Library 97 Mohawk St. Cohoes, NY 12047 $45,316 This energy upgrade project will remove and replace the Library's antiquated and inefficient boiler with an efficient modern unit.
46 102 Rensselaerville Library 1459 County Rd. 351 Rensselaerville, NY 12147 $57,000 This accessibility and energy conservation project involves insulating the attic; replacing windows; altering the entrance; resetting/re-grading the sidewalk; and covering the accessibility ramp.
Town Of Westerlo Public Library 604 State Rte. 143 Westerlo, NY 12193 $31,173 This conservation project  will mitigate lead paint; replace non-historic windows; repair  and reduce air flow through wood siding and trim;  replace cellar doors; and add a new concrete cellar floor.
109 Voorheesville Public Library 51 School Rd. Voorheesville, NY 12186 $51,000 The 1989 roof will be replaced with a new roof made of a current, more energy efficient membrane, increased insulation, and seamless gutters to improve energy conservation.
Rensselaer 43 107 East Greenbush Community Library 10 Community Way East Greenbush, NY 12061 $16,913 This accessibility and expansion project will create a fully accessible multipurpose outdoor gathering space connected to the library, thereby expanding  the space available to all users.
Nassau Free Library 18 Church St. Nassau, NY 12123 $7,327 This accessibility and conservation project will renovate & upgrade energy efficiency and accessibility of 2 doorways: the front door to historic part of building & the exit door from the community room.
Stephentown Memorial Library 472 NY Rte. 43 Stephentown, NY 12168 $68,023 Stephentown Memorial Library seeks to purchase deeded rights to an adjacent, town-owned property for library parking, storage and future expansion.
44 108 Troy Public Library- Hart Memorial 100 Second St. Troy, NY 12180 $46,500 This accessibility  project  involves replacement of all steel floor plates along with replacement of steel support angles as necessary on the handicap ramp.

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Westchester 40 95 Croton Free Library 171 Cleveland Dr. Croton on Hudson, NY 10520 $56,578 This project which will improve efficiency and services includes replacing the circulation desk with larger, better-designed desk, and enlarging the area behind desk, adding storage and work space.
37 93 Harrison Public Library 2 Bruce Ave. Harrison, NY 10528 $73,607 This project to renovate the library's lower level and transform the space into a new 21st century Teen Center will improve services through innovative programming and technology.
37 93 Harrison Public Library-West Harrison Branch  2 Madison St. Harrison, NY 10604 $34,590 The upgrade of the flat roof and AC unit will increase energy efficiency, reduce costs, and improve the climate and physical setting for public use and staff.
40 95 Hendrick Hudson Free Library 185 Kings Ferry Rd. Montrose, NY 10548 $23,607 The purpose of this project is improve  public safety and building access by repairing the main entrance doors and making improvements to the security cameras.
40 93 Pound Ridge Library District 271 Westchester Ave. Pound Ridge, NY 10576 $19,255 This conservation and safety project will replace railing, siding, windows, and trim which is saturated with lead paint and replace with Hardiplank siding and insulated windows.
40 94 John C Hart Memorial Library 1130 East Main St.  Shrub Oak, NY 10588 $61,914 The Children’s Room Project will enlarge the Children’s Story Hour room by 45%, install a self-checkout system, consolidate and expand computer access, enhance the Toddler area, update the reference desk and allow more natural light in.
37 93 Katonah Village Library 26 Bedford Rd. Katonah, NY 10536 $14,843 This project will improve meeting rooms through installation of new Energy efficient lighting in the meeting rooms and reconfiguration of space through relocation and construction of closets accessible to all.
40 93 Lewisboro Library 15 Main St. South Salem, NY 10590 $36,710 The Lewisboro Library intends to replace its existing flat membrane roof and skylight in order to reduce energy costs and improve natural lighting.
35 91 New Rochelle Public Library One Library Plaza New Rochelle, NY 10801 $89,081 This project which concentrates on the Children’s room and the elevator is part of a phased capital plan to improve accessibility to library facilities, bringing systems into code compliance which will improve access and services.
  37 88 New Rochelle Public Library-Huegenot Children's Library 794 North Ave. New Rochelle, NY 10801 $17,580 The purpose of this project is to augment safety and security at the Huguenot Children's Library by improving walks and access to building.
  37 93 North Castle Public Library 19 Whippoorwill Rd East Armonk, NY 10504 $79,317 This access and efficiency project involves the makeover of the adult circulation area to gain a more efficient work space, to create flexibility within the building & to update lighting and electricity.
  40 93 Ruth Keeler Memorial Library 276 Titicus Rd. North Salem, NY 10560 $12,250 This health and safety project includes installation of a generator which will prevent continual flooding when sump pumps fail;  and a water chlorination system as E-coli and coliform are present in library's well water.
  35 93 White Plains Public Library 100 Martine Ave. White Plains, NY 10601 $79,317 This project to improve library services will renovate of the 1st floor of the White Plains Library to include construction of a teen space, The Edge, and a digital media lab.
  35 89 Yonkers Public Library- Riverfront Branch One Larkin Center Yonkers, NY 10701 $56,250 This project will equip the Yonkers Riverfront Library with a modern CCTV system that increases the safety and security of the patrons and staff.
Last Updated: October 21, 2013