FY2013-2014 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 2013-2014 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 contactLynne Webb.

Brooklyn Public Library

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Kings 21 57 Brooklyn Public Library (Central) 10 Grand Army Plaza Brooklyn NY 11238 $1,368,728 The project replaces a portion of the roofs at the Central Library which are past their useful life.

Buffalo and Erie County Public Library

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Erie 61 146 Amherst Public Library (Eggertsville-Snyder Branch) 4622 Main Street Amherst NY 14226 $67,630 The project involves two elements for the Eggertsville-Snyder Branch: Upgrading electrical service, and replacing doors, windows and sidewalks.
Amherst Public Library (Main) 350 John James Audubon Parkway Amherst NY 14228 $3,900 The Audubon Library is upgrading the phone system to provide a fully functioning modern system for  staff and public use.
60 140 City of Tonawanda Public Library 333 Main street Tonawanda NY 14150-3320 $29,546 Upgrade various components to the original building HVAC System.
149 Hamburg Public Library 102 Buffalo Street Hamburg NY 14075-5097 $449,399 Interior modifications including plumbing, electrical, and mechanical construction to the Hamburg Public Library.
140 Town of Tonawanda (Kenilworth)  318 Montrose Avenue Buffalo NY 14223 $30,263 Installation of three roof top air conditioning units and replacement of two flat sections of roof, to improve energy efficiency.
140 Town of Tonawanda Public Library (Kenmore) 160 Delaware Road Kenmore NY 14217 $87,375 Installation of a chiller and two heat pump units to create a multi zone system, improving energy efficiency and user comfort.

Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Library System

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Cattaraugus 57 148 Gowanda Free Library 56 West Main Street Gowanda NY 14070 $11,737 Original slate roofing material to be replaced as well as asphalt shingles from addition. Protection and/or replacement of wood fascias and gutters.
King Memorial Library 9538 Rt. 16 Machias NY 14101 $12,863 Construction of a new space to be used for reading, programming, education, wi-fi access and community events.
Chautauqua 57 150 Ashville Free Library 2200 N. Maple St. Ashville NY 14710 $61,156 Vinyl siding, insulation and construction of a new front entrance for the Ashville Free Library building.
Lakewood Memorial Library 12 W Summit St Lakewood NY 14750 $7,351 A new  tasteful and attractive sign combining traditional and digital elements creating an improved roadside presence and communication tool.
Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Library System 106 W. Fifth Street Jamestown, NY 14701 $6,604 CCLS Renovation improves productivity and collaboration between system staff and libraries by updating library space with interior modifications and new partitions.
Mayville Library 92 South Erie Street Mayville  NY 14757 $181,582 Meeting room addition, installation of handicapped-accessible restroom, replacement of roof on existing building and parking lot renovation.

Clinton-Essex-Franklin Library System

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Clinton 45 115 Plattsburgh Public Library 19 Oak Street Plattsburgh  NY 12901 $53,920 The concrete entrance to the library and workroom floor will be replaced, and building coping will be restored in this project.
Essex 114 Keene Valley Library 1796 Rte 73 Keene Valley NY 12943 $14,639 Reconfigure space in two main rooms for increased access and energy conservation and convert basement space into storage.
Westport Library 6 Harris Lane Westport NY 12993 $59,128 Installation of replacement windows over original single pane windows which will be left fully functional. Chimney will be re-pointed and recapped.
Franklin 115 Goff Nelson Memorial Library 41 Lake Street Tupper Lake NY 12986 $7,125 Replace two sets of old doors with new, insulated doors to improve energy efficiency.
Saranac Lake Free Library 109 Main Street Saranac Lake NY 12983 $10,328 Converting a storage room of the Saranac Lake Free Library into an inviting Wi-Fi equipped tutoring center.
Wead Library 64 Elm Street Malone NY 12953 $7,069 Project activities include reconstruction of a handicapped ramp for safe year round access and installation of a highly visible exterior sign.

Finger Lakes Library System

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Cayuga 54 126 Aurora Free Library 370 Main Street, PO Box 85 Aurora NY 13026 $26,307 Improved access through the replacement of the exterior walkways and installation of an interior stair chair for those with disabilities.
56 139 Seymour Library 161 East Avenue  Brockport  NY 14420 1505 $130,578 The project involves construction of a new Local History Room for the Seymour Public Library.
50 136 Seymour Public Library  176-178 Genesee St. Auburn NY 13021 $36,642 The Seymour Library District plans to renovate the Western portion of existing library roof for building conservation.
Tompkins 51 125 Finger Lakes Library System 1300 Dryden Road Ithaca NY 14850 $211,526 FLLS will acquire a new site that better meets patron's needs by purchasing a building/site and renovating the garage into a finished delivery area.
Groton Public Library 112 East Cortland Street Groton NY 13073 $10,335 The Groton Public Library's project involves the installation of a new air conditioning system and renovation of the tile entrance foyer.

Four County Library System

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Broome 52 123 George F. Johnson Memorial Library 1001 Park St Endicott NY 13760 $36,960 Replacement of 46-year-old fluorescent light fixtures in the children's room with new energy-efficient LED fixtures.
52 122 Mary L Wilcox Memorial Library 2630 Main Street Whitney Point NY 13862 $7,125 Critical renovation of a cracked, crumbling foundation and replacement of  a warped and splintering handicapped accessibility ramp.
Chenango 51 126 Smyrna Public Library 7 East Main Street Smyrna NY 13464 $18,746 Modification of doors, staircase, flooring , and shelving to increase efficient use of space for computer users and plumbing weatherization. 
Delaware 51 102 Fairview Public Library 43 Walnut St Margaretville NY 12455 $110,292 Construction of ADA compliant ramp and vestibule for library in an economically disadvantaged area ravaged by 2011 Hurricane Irene flooding.
Otsego 51 102 Worcester Free Library 170 Main Street Worcester NY 12197 $112,500 Acquisition of the site (.58 acres) including the 1920s building of 2240 sq. ft. The property is  directly adjacent to the existing library.

Mid-Hudson Library System

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Columbia 43 106 Hudson Area Library Association 400 State St Hudson, NY 12534  $106,562 The Hudson Area Library Millwork Project will support the fabrication and installation of custom millwork for the new library space.
Dutchess 41 104 Greater Poughkeepsie Public Library -(NEW Boardman Road Branch)  93 Market Street Poughkeepsie, NY 12601  $106,562 Site preparation for construction on Poughkeepsie Public Library District branch library project.
Mid-Hudson Library System 103 Market Street Poughkeepsie NY 12601 $40,815 Original aluminum windows in 1966 office building will be replaced with energy efficient windows. Approx. 20,000 sq. ft. parking lot will be repaved.
103 Red Hook Public Library 7444 S. Broadway Red Hook NY 12571 $20,000 Renovation to building will: increase usable public space; provide access to the 2nd floor; install energy efficient HVAC and update electrical systems.
Greene 46 102 Haines Falls Free Library County Route 18 PO BOX 397 Haines Falls, NY  12436 $64,000 Interior modifications including painting and trim work, shelving, and other furnishings. Exterior drainage improvements.
Heermance Memorial Library 1 Ely St Coxsackie NY 12051 $27,000 Interior modifications to flooring, ceilings, lighting and shelving to make the library more accessible, sustainable & user friendly.
Putnam 41 95 Alice Curtis Desmond and Hamilton Fish  Library 472 Route 403 Garrison,  NY 10524 $20,000 The Library will replace an inefficient heating and air conditioning system with a high tech heating and cooling system, reducing energy usage.
40 94 Brewster Public Library 79 Main St Brewster NY 10509 $5,000 Restore existing windows and install storm panels on interior side. Restoration of the plaster molding and peeling ceiling in the Reading Room.
Patterson Library 1167 Route 311 Patterson NY 12563 $21,000 Installation of a whole-building generator and dehumidification system will increase access to service and stabilize interior climate and air quality.
Ulster 46 103 Hurley Library 44 Main St. Hurley NY 12443 $46,562 Hurley Library requests funding for the acquisition of a new building to replace the existing one and better meet the community's needs.
51 Phoenicia Library 48 Main Street Phoenicia NY 12464 $76,564 Ten element project to complete post-fire rebuild and expansion. Includes interior/exterior fundamentals and construction supervision.
46 Stone Ridge Library District 3700 Main Street Stone Ridge NY 12484 $7,730 Replace siding and insulate North, South & West walls of 1798 building addition.
Woodstock Public Library District 5 Library Lane Woodstock NY 12498 $10,000 The Woodstock Public Library is requesting funds to prepare the site where the future Library Annex will be constructed.

Mid-York Library System

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Herkimer 51 101 Ilion Free Public Library 78 West Street Ilion NY 13357 $102,353 Basement renovation under original building for archive and general storage and next phase of restoring original building facade.
49 118 Old Forge Library 220 Crosby Blvd. Old Forge NY 13420-0128 $29,551 This construction project will increase the available square footage of both the Children's Room and the Staff Work Area by approximately 53%.
51 101 Weller Library 41 W. Main Street Mohawk NY 13407 $3,052 This project supports essential improvements to Weller Library's security system providing a safe environment for patrons and staff in an emergency.
Madison 53 121 Hamilton Public Library 13 Broad Street Hamilton NY 13346 $28,201 The project addresses safety, historic preservation, safeguarding structural integrity, and provision for equitable access.
New Woodstock Free Library 2106 Main Street New Woodstock NY 13122 $5,852 The project will replace floor to improve safety and reduce trip hazards and risk of infection from mold, fleas and germs.
Oneida Library 220 Broad Street Oneida NY 13421 $63,421 Phase two site work project which is the second step in the construction of a new library building.
Sullivan Free Library 101 Falls Blvd Chittenango NY 13037 $4,400 Restoration of original columns and woodwork on library building.
Oneida 47 117 Didymus Thomas Memorial Library 9639 Main St Remsen NY 13438 $7,313 Rehabilitate and insulate attic and top 4 feet of building with cedar to replace vinyl siding
119 Dunham Public Library 76 Main St. Whitesboro NY 13492 $9,247 The project includes the replacement of the roof over the library addition.
118 Erwin Library and Institute Post and Schuyler Streets Boonville NY 13309 $23,870 To replace and renovate the roof and any structural deficiencies to prevent further water intrusion.
119 Mid-York Library System 1600 Lincoln Avenue Utica NY 13502 $52,509 Phase II off-street parking, interior renovations due to damage during recent repeated flooding, upgrade exterior lighting, and re-direct roof drains.
121 Sherrill-Kenwood Free Library 543 Sherrill Road Sherrill NY 13461 $3,885 The goal is to increase patron and staff safety and security through the replacement of unsafe flooring and the installation of a security system.
119 Utica Public Library 303 Genesee Street Utica NY 13501 $86,839 The project will replace the deteriorated, flat portion of the roof and install snow guards to protect the gutters that were installed in 2013.
121 Waterville Public Library 206 White Street Waterville NY 13480 $10,853 The project involves: HVAC controls upgrade, a new sign at the library's entrance, and construction of a storage shed.

Mohawk Valley Library System

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Fulton 49 118 Gloversville Public Library 58 E. Fulton St. Gloversville NY 12078 $36,012 Parking lot expansion and upgrade to provide greater patron accessibility to library programs and services.
Montgomery 46 111 Amsterdam Free Library 28 Church Street Amsterdam NY 12010 $42,188 Replacement of a 56 year old boiler essential to operation of the library.
Canajoharie Library & Art Gallery 2 Erie Blvd Canajoharie NY 13317 $25,238 Restoration of doors and replacement of windows.
Fort Plain Free Library 19 Willett Street Fort Plain NY 13339 $116,012 Construction of an addition for essential utilities that need to be relocated as a result of a recent flood.
Schenectady 49 111 Schenectady County Public Library 99 Clinton St. Schenectady NY 12305 $136,924 HVAC, electrical, sprinklers, plumbing, shelving, and furnishings for a new 4,200 square foot branch library.
Schoharie 51 102 The Community Library 110 Union St Cobleskill NY 12043 $40,462 Replace roofing on the western half of the building and add a ramp and door for improved  accessibility.

Monroe County Library System

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Monroe 56 137 Rochester Public Library (Central Library)  114 South Avenue Rochester NY 14604 $213,425 Replace HVAC equipment to maintain operations and improve efficiency.  Renovate first floor in preparation for centralized media collection
61 Rochester Public Library (Wheatley Branch)  33 Dr. Samuel McCree Way Rochester NY 14608 $218,500 Replace branch library roof, structural and masonry repairs, repair community room HVAC unit to improve efficiency and meet code requirements.

Nassau Library System

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Nassau 9 21 Baldwin Public Library 2385 Grand Avenue Baldwin NY 11510-3218 $4,588 Concrete steps & landing will be replaced to address safety issues. A brick entrance ramp will be replaced with concrete to improve access & safety.
6 15 Bethpage Public Library 47 Powell Avenue Bethpage NY 11714 $91,564 Replacement of failing lighting and broken fixtures in entryway, bathrooms, art gallery, auditorium, media room & staff offices.
17 Farmingdale Public Library 116 Merritts Road Farmingdale NY 11735 $154,650 Parking lot expansion and improvements to meet increased demand.
8 21 Freeport Memorial Library 144 West Merrick Road Freeport NY 11520 $177,915 Renovation and replacement of old and damaged windows in the East Building of the Freeport Memorial Library.
6 18 Hempstead Public Library 115 Nichols Court Hempstead NY 11550 $59,476 Elevator rehabilitation and enhanced camera surveillance system for staff and public security/ safety, operational efficiencies and ADA compliance.
9 22 Henry Waldinger Memorial Library 60 Verona Place Valley Stream NY 11582-3011 $10,296 Expansion and renovation of the Adult Reading Room to increase and improve the physical environment for better public use.
7 15 Hicksville Public Library 169 Jerusalem Avenue Hicksville NY 11801 $4,372 Acquisition and installation of interior and exterior Camera Surveillance and Recording System for increased safety and security.
5 13 Jericho Public Library 1 Merry Lane JERICHO NY 11753 $4,750 Rehabilitation of main lobby staircase to correct a safety hazard.
9 21 Lynbrook Public Library 56 Eldert Street Lynbrook NY 11563 $18,113 Rehabilitation of meeting room roof, and installation of a video security system.
8 14 North Merrick Public Library 1691 Meadowbrook Road North Merrick NY 11566 $64,625 Replacement of original, drafty windows located throughout the library to increase energy efficiency and lower utility costs.
6 17 Plainedge Public Library 1060 Hicksville Rd. North Massapequa NY 11710 $2,990 Installation of new lower level exit doors and railing to eliminate unsafe conditions and increase energy efficiency.
5 13 Plainview-Old Bethpage Public Library 999 Old Country Road Plainview NY 11803 $122,383 Replacement of existing media area with study rooms & multipurpose room, creation of smaller media area & relocation of community services department.
9 21 Rockville Centre Public Library 221 N. Village Avenue Rockville Centre NY 11570 $34,900 The Library's front doors will be replaced with automatic doors making the Library more accessible for people with disabilities.
5 13 Sea Cliff Village Library 281 Sea Cliff Ave. Sea Cliff NY 11579 $75,237 Conversion of heating system from oil to gas, installation of energy-efficient lighting, and renovation of bathroom for ADA compliance.
8 14 Seaford Public Library 2234 Jackson Avenue Seaford NY 11783 $6,365 An interior and exterior video security system will be acquired and installed to address safety and security issues.
7 13 Westbury Memorial Public Library 445 Jefferson St. Westbury NY 11590 $4,645 Non-accessible doors from front vestibule into the Library will be replaced with accessible automated doors to provide increased access to services.

The New York Public Library

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New York 31 71 NY Public Library, Astor, Lenox and Tilden Foundations (Washington Heights) 1000 St. Nicholas Ave. at West 160th St. New York City NY 10032-5202 $1,763,404 Improvements to the third floor of the New York Public Library's Washington Heights branch library and roof replacement.

Nioga Library System

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Genesee 61 139 Richmond Memorial Library 19 Ross St. Batavia NY 14020 $141,430 Replacement of roof on entire library including slate roof shingle replacement, asbestos testing and removal, and flat roof replacement on newer wing.
Niagara 62 140 North Tonawanda Public Library 505 Meadow Drive North Tonawanda NY 14120 $9,515 Replace an aging damaged signboard with a new  electronic sign to enhance public communication of library events and programs.
144 Barker Free Library 8706 Main Street Barker NY 14012 $3,015 Front entry renovation, window replacement and restoration of computer area.
Nioga Library System 6575 Wheeler Road Lockport NY 14094 $6,485 An entrance to the building will be modified for ADA compliance.
Orleans 62 139 Hoag Library of the Swan Library Association 134 South Main Street Albion NY 14411 $60,000 The project will add a 50 Kw Solar Photo-voltaic system to the roof for increased energy efficiency.
144 Lee-Whedon Memorial Library 620 West Ave. Medina NY 14103 $187,750 A comprehensive interior rehabilitation to revitalize the facility and maximize the space for enhanced use.

North Country Library System

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Jefferson 48 116 Depauville Free Library 32333 County Route 179 Depauville NY 13632 $108,441 The Depauville Free Library will construct an addition to provide a handicap accessible entrance and bathroom as well as a new space for children.
Lewis 47 117 Harrisville Free Library 8209 Main Street Harrisville NY 13648 $27,374 The Harrisville Free Library is proposing to finish the total restructure of the library by adding an elevator for handicap access to the upstairs.
Lyons Falls Library 3918 High Street Lyons Falls  NY 13368 $10,758 The Lyons Falls Library will be upgrading the heating system to address energy efficiency concerns.
William H. Bush Memorial Library 5605 Whittaker Rd. Martinsburg NY 13404 $98,778 Plans include the new addition interior completion, accessible bathroom, computer area, a public meeting room and renovations to existing space.
Oswego 48 120 Annie Porter Ainsworth Memorial Library 6064 South Main Street   PO Box 69 Sandy Creek NY 13145-0069 $17,760 The Ainsworth Memorial Library Project will transform the basement into usable library space and address energy efficiency issues.
130 Hannibal Free Library 162 Oswego Street Hannibal NY 13074 $11,798 The Hannibal Free Library construction project involves handicap accessibility improvements to walkways, steps, and ramp.
120 Mexico Public Library 3269 Main Street Mexico NY 13114 $46,997 The Mexico Public Library construction project will address rehabilitation, accessibility and energy efficiency.
St. Lawrence 48 116 Canton Free Library 8 Park Street Canton NY 13617 $3,150 The Canton Free Library construction project involves replacing windows to address energy efficiency issues.
47 118 Hepburn Library of Norfolk 1 Hepburn Street Norfolk NY 13667 $70,527 The Hepburn Library of Norfolk construction project will be addressing the restoration of the library roof and chimneys.
116 Norwood Public Library 1 Morton St. Norwood NY 13668 $13,424 The Norwood Public Library's construction project will replace a roof and replace an inefficient furnace  to address energy efficiency issues.
117 Russell Public Library 24 Pestle Street Russell NY 13684 $3,603 The Russell Public Library construction project will address plumbing inefficiencies. The RPL will drill a well & connect the plumbing to the library.

Onondaga County Public Library

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Onondaga 50 120 Baldwinsville Public Library 33 East Genesee Street Baldwinsville  NY 13027-2575 $7,494 The project improves safety, security and access by installing a public address system, which includes a Community Room hearing aid induction loop.
53 128 Liverpool Public Library 310 Tulip St. Liverpool NY 13088 $7,368 This project adds four cameras in three different positions to an existing surveillance system to provide additional coverage.
50 126 Maxwell Memorial Library 14 Genesee Street Camillus NY 13031 $6,300 Improve handicapped-accessible entry by adding automatic door opener and wireless push panels to existing door, and replacing damaged slabs in ramp.
53 127 Northern Onondaga Public Library 8686 Knowledge Lane Cicero NY 13039 $114,525 Replacement of HVAC equipment at the main branch in Cicero.
129 Onondaga County Public Library 447 S. Salina St. Syracuse NY 13202-2494 $315,266 Construct new 3-stop elevator in the Central Library as part of an overall project to redesign and reconfigure the library.

Pioneer Library System

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Livingston 59 133 Avon Free Library 143 Genesee Street Avon NY 14414 $17,366 Energy conservation-window restoration/rehabilitation/ weatherization of new and selected existing windows.
Wadsworth Library 24 Center St Geneseo NY 14454 $61,853 An elevator will be installed to provide accessibility between the main and lower levels of the library.
Ontario 55 131 Bristol Library 6750 County Rd 32 Canandaigua NY 14424 $4,799 Replacement of two exterior doors for improved safety, security, service, and energy efficiency and interior modifications.
54 Geneva Public Library 244 Main Street Geneva NY 14456 $57,581 Geneva Public Library is renovating the Children's Library to add interactive, hands-on early literacy areas and collaborative spaces for youth.
Pioneer Library System 2557 State Route 21 Canandaigua NY 14424 $39,595 Replacement of 3 rooftop HVAC units and addition of a 4th. Modification of duct work and installation of new thermostats. Construction of a   new roof with improved venting.
55 Victor Free Library 15 West Main Street Victor NY 14564 $19,323 Project includes renovations to existing spaces to adapt to changing usage patterns and needs with the goal of improving  services and increasing staff efficiency.
54 Wood Library 134 N Main St Canandaigua NY 14424 $37,684 Construct 3-story elevator shaft, 1,520 sq. ft. meeting room, and 2 ADA restrooms.  Install ADA elevator and required assistive listening system.
Wayne 54 130 Newark Public Library 121 High Street Newark NY 14513 $165,581 Project consists of replacing a lift with a fully accessible commercial elevator, and renovations to public service areas.

Queens Borough Public Library

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Queens 11 26 Auburndale Community Library 25-55 Francis Lewis Blvd Flushing NY 11358 $60,000 Installation of automated book return system and video surveillance system.
12 30 Broadway Community Library 40-20 Broadway Long Island City NY 11103 $209,327 Interior modifications including: ceiling renovation, lighting, electrical , plumbing, HVAC ductwork, and new walls and doors. 
14 33 Cambria Heights Community Library 220-20 Linden Blvd Cambria Heights NY 11411 $120,007 Conversion of lower level of Cambria Heights Library to Teen Multi-Purpose Center.
15 23 Ozone Park Community Library 92-24 Rockaway Blvd Ozone Park NY 11417 $158,416 Ozone Park Library interior renovations including: new and renovated restrooms, ceilings and lighting, doors, electrical upgrades and HVAC ductwork.  
10 Peninsula Community Library 92-25 Rockaway Beach Blvd Rockaway Beach NY 11693 $582,654 Peninsula Community Library interior renovations including: handicapped accessible bathroom, electrical, signage, new roof, security camera system,  updated children's section and adult learning center. 
16 25 Queensboro Hill Community Library 60-05 Main Street Flushing NY 11355 $119,559 Queensboro Hill Library project involves interior finishing and shelving. 

Ramapo Catskill Library System

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Orange 39 99 Cornwall Public Library 395 Hudson St. Cornwall NY 12518 $16,842 Installation of a series of acoustical canopies to mitigate the noise in the children's and circulation areas.
101 Josephine-Louise Public Library  5 Scofield St Walden, NY 12586 1798 $38,947 Construct book drop room and through-wall book drop; construct new circulation area with energy efficient lighting; electrical upgrades to code.
98 Monroe Free Library 44 Millpond Parkway Monroe NY 10950 $44,399 Monroe Free Library is replacing its outdated HVAC system in its entirety.
Rockland 38 96 Nanuet Public Library 149 Church Street Nanuet NY 10954 $66,600 The air conditioning (two self-contained Packaged Rooftop Electric Cooling units, condenser and air handler and associated piping) will be replaced.
97 Tappan Free Library 93 Main Street Tappan NY 10983 $126,966 Replace siding, roof, electric, plumbing, HVAC, sprinkler, sheetrock, insulation, trim, flooring & paint- Reconfigure layout, and add ADA bathroom.
96 Valley Cottage Free Library 110 Route 303 Valley Cottage NY 10989 $12,696 Replace skylights and portion of roof. Enclose quiet area with doors. Reconfigure staff room for better functionality.
Sullivan 42 100 Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library 479 Broadway Monticello NY 12701 $70,104 An existing building will be gutted and renovated to become the new library. It will be ADA accessible and meet minimum public library standards.
Livingston Manor Free Library 92 Main Street Livingston Manor NY 12758 $9,615 The project is a roof mounted solar system to be installed on the 1980 addition to the library.
Mamakating Library 128 Sullivan Street Wurtsboro NY 12790 $209,536 Construction of a new 4893 square foot library building, specifically site and concrete work . 
Western Sullivan Public Library (Jeffersonville Branch) 19 Center Street Jeffersonville, NY 12748 $12,904 The project will increase the buildings energy efficiency with new windows, ventilation system, insulation, hot water on demand and ceiling tiles.
Western Sullivan Public Library (Trusten-Cochecton Branch) 198 Bridge Street Narrowsburg NY 12764 $9,355 The front side of the Tusten-Cochecton Branch will have new vinyl siding and door replacement. A new air conditioning unit will also be installed.

Southern Adirondack Library System

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Hamilton 49 118 Town of Inlet Public Library 166 State Route 28 Inlet NY 13360 $25,819 This project provides expanded library space for  computer users, an improved circulation area,  and a new high efficiency boiler.
Town of Lake Pleasant Public Library 2864 State Highway 8 Speculator NY 12164 $138,005 The project includes: wall construction, new roof,  soffit & fascia and trim work, and windows.
Saratoga 49 112 Galway Public Library 5264 Sacandaga Rd Galway NY 12074 $77,625 Purchase vacant land for new library building to expand collections, programs, meeting and parking spaces to better serve the community's needs.
43 113 Saratoga Springs Public Library 49 Henry Street Saratoga Springs NY 12866 $98,067 Expansion of  Teen Room, improve handicap accessibility, begin upgrade to aging HVAC system for obsolescence and efficiency.
108 Waterford Public Library 117 3rd Street Waterford NY 12188 $9,941 Interior modifications to establish a more accessible and flexible children's room and improve administrative and customer service functions. 
Warren 45 114 Crandall Public Library 251 Glen St. Glens Falls NY 12801 $34,223 Interior renovations to make Customer Service Areas ADA compliant and meet growing demand for space.
Town of Johnsburg Library 219 Main St North Creek NY 12853 $39,225 The Town of Johnsburg Library requires a roof replacement for the building.

Southern Tier Library System

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Allegany 57 148 Colonial Library 160 Main Street Richburgh NY 14774 $11,747 External wall and foundation work. Replacement of beams and fire escape.
138 Essential Club Free Library 11 Pratt Street Canaseraga NY 14822 $2,800 Stained Glass window restoration.
Chemung 58 124 Chemung County Library District (Steele Memorial Library Branch) 101 East Church Street Elmira NY 14901 $59,482 Replacement of the Steele Memorial Library's Elevator
Schuyler 58 132 Dutton S. Peterson Memorial Library 106 First Street Odessa NY 14869 $8,073 New roof including shingles, sheeting, drip edge, vent boots, caps, flashing, and gutters.
Montour Falls Memorial Library 406 W. Main St. Montour Falls NY 14865 $5,250 Installation of two furnaces.
Steuben 58 132 Avoca Free Library 8 N. Main Street Avoca NY 14809 $3,887 Replacement of unsafe and obsolete fluorescent lighting fixtures and reinforcement of cellar support beam weakened by age and dampness.
133 Cohocton Public Library 8 Maple Ave. Cohocton NY 14826 $6,000 New energy efficient back door and back stairs to meet building code standards.
57 148 Dormann Library 101 West Morris Street Bath NY 14810 $14,625 Replace two heat pumps.
58 132 Savona Free Library  7 McCoy Street Savona NY 14879 $4,762 Installation of new staircase to increase operational efficiency and safe access; Addition of two ADA parking spaces for increased access for disabled patrons.
Southeast Steuben County Library  300 Civic Center Plaza; Suite 101 Corning NY 14830 $74,919 Window Replacement and Broadband connectivity project.
Southern Tier Library System 9424 Scott Road Painted Post NY 14870 $16,000 Meeting room accessibility, HVAC efficiency, and broadband improvements.  
Wimodaughsian Free Library 19 West Main St. Canisteo NY 14823 $7,244 New handicap accessible front door. 
Yates 58 132 Penn Yan Public Library 214 Main St Penn Yan NY 14527 $166,394 Exterior improvements including: upgrades to  parking lot, outdoor lighting, handicap ramp and stairs. 

Suffolk Cooperative Library System

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Suffolk 1 2 Cutchogue New Suffolk Free Library 27550 Main Road, PO Box 935 Cutchogue NY 11935 $4,707 Installation of a barrier-free entranceway with automatic openers on the two sets of doors at the library's main entrance.
1 East Hampton Library 159 Main St. East Hampton NY 11937 $75,053 Improvements to Children's Addition including: HVAC, Solar, Plumbing, Insulation, Ceiling Framing, Carpentry, Flooring, Painting, and Fire Sprinklers.
John Jermain Memorial Library 201 Main Street Sag Harbor NY 11963 $75,054 Exterior and interior improvements to address the areas of technology, energy efficiency, ADA compliance, and safety and code compliance.     
4 11 Lindenhurst Memorial Library One Lee Avenue Lindenhurst NY 11757 $200,000 Replacement of HVAC units, including incidental duct work, ceiling replacement, and replacement of exterior windows and interior lighting.
1 3 Longwood Public Library 800 Middle Country Rd Middle Island NY 11953 $250,000 Site preparation for major expansion and renovation of the entire building.
1 Montauk Library 871 Montauk Highway Montauk NY 11954 $60,000 Installation of Emergency Generator, Sound Attenuation Enclosure, automatic transfer switch, 1,000 gal.Propane Tank,  and Electric Charging Stations
3 5 Sachem Public Library 150 Holbrook Road Holbrook NY 11741-1399 $60,000 Proposed emergency preparedness project, increasing capacity of existing generator, and replacing/installing additional emergency preparedness items.
5 10 South Huntington Public Library 145 Pidgeon Hill Road Huntington Station NY 11743 4511 $60,000 This project involves the installation of a 600Kw backup fuel generator to protect the library from damage during a power failure.
3 3 Suffolk Cooperative Library System 627 N. Sunrise Service Road Bellport NY 11713 $82,250 Interior improvements including: energy efficient windows, HVAC upgrades, construction of walls and electrical wiring upgrades.
2 8 The Smithtown Library (Commack Branch) 3 Indian Head Road Commack NY 11725 $10,000 Installation of security cameras and surveillance systems to provide safety for patrons and staff in isolated areas of building and parking areas.
The Smithtown Library (Kings Park Branch) 1 Church Street Kings Park NY 11754 $10,000 Installation of security cameras and surveillance systems to provide safety for patrons and staff in isolated areas of building and parking areas.
The Smithtown Library (Main Branch) One North Country Road Smithtown NY 11787 $10,000 Installation of security cameras and surveillance systems to provide safety for patrons and staff in isolated areas of building and parking areas.
The Smithtown Library (Nesconset Branch) 148 Smithtown Blvd. Nesconset NY 11767 $10,000 Installation of security cameras and surveillance systems to provide safety for patrons and staff in isolated areas of building and parking areas.
4 9 West Babylon Public Library 211 Route 109 West Babylon NY 11704 $10,000 Installation of a Security Surveillance System as part of the Library's  plan for workplace violence protection.

Upper Hudson Library System

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Albany 44 109 Albany Public Library (Main)   161 Washington Ave Albany NY 12210 $22,500 Upgrade the main library's Building Management Controls for improved HVAC efficiency.
46 111 Berne Public Library 1763 Helderberg Trail Berne NY 12023 $102,988 Interior renovations including: electrical, plumbing, ceiling, walls, and windows.
44 108 Cohoes Public Library 169 Mohawk St. Cohoes NY 12047 $73,186 Window restoration including: Resetting windows into frames, Fabricate/installation of storm windows, and attachment to interior window frame.
46 102 RCS Community Library 95 Main Street Ravena NY 12143 $46,999 Modifications will provide energy conservation, accessibility, lighting, new flexible space, and enhancements to the large community meeting room.
44 108 Watervliet Public Library 1501 Broadway Watervliet NY 12189 $111,358 Phase one of a three phase project will expand the library with the addition of  a new Children's Room.
Rensselaer 43 107 Cheney Library 77 Classic Street Hoosick Falls NY 12090 $7,830 Renovation of a basement room into a story/learning center for children ages 1 month - 6 years and their care givers.
East Greenbush Community Library 10 Community Way East Greenbush NY 12061 $37,820 Interior renovations including the redesign of the main public service area and the creation of an Education and Employment Resource Center to improve user experience, staff efficiency, and general safety.
Petersburgh Public Library 69 Main Street Petersburgh NY 12138 $15,828 The Petersburgh Library will install a generator in order to ensure building accessibility and efficiency during power outages, storms and other emergencies.
44 108 Troy Public Library (Main)  100 Second Street Troy NY 12180 $52,194 Restore all sixteen casement windows on the first floor of the Main Library building and replace all existing glass with thermal pane glass.

Westchester Library System

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Westchester 35 92 Ardsley Public Library 9 American Legion Drive Ardsley NY 10502 $17,469 Acquisition and installation of a whole building generator and upgrade to the HVAC system by replacing 30 year old heating and air conditioning units.
37 93 Bedford Hills Free Library 26 Main St Bedford Hills NY 10507 $18,202 Lighting & climate control in the 153-year old building will be updated for the patrons & staff, improving overall energy efficiency as well.
38 95 Briarcliff Manor Public Library 1 Library Road Briarcliff Manor  NY 10510 $84,969 Accessibility, security, operational and space enhancements to promote programming
37 88 Eastchester Public Library 11 Oakridge Place Eastchester NY 10709 $6,714 This project includes replacement of 39 fluorescent fixtures with LED energy-efficient fixtures and replacement of existing ceiling tiles.
93 Harrison Public Library 2 Bruce Avenue Harrison NY 10528 $44,969 The project will transform the Children's Room into an enhanced environment that will provide comprehensive  services for the 21st century.
35 92 Hastings-on-Hudson Public Library 7 Maple Avenue Hastings-on-Hudson NY 10706 $59,969 Expansion of a 1467 square foot community room to 2067 square feet. This will allow greater attendance for Library and community based programs.
37 91 Larchmont Public Library 121 Larchmont Avenue Larchmont NY 10538 $49,969 Library roof renovation to prevent damage to the library.
40 93 Lewisboro Library 15 Main Street South Salem NY 10590 $44,969 Lewisboro Library will refurbish existing & install new lighting on building exterior and interior to reduce energy costs & provide more light.
40 92 Mount Pleasant Public Library 350 Bedford Road Pleasantville NY 10570 $64,969 Replacement of the main air handler, heating pumps and sump pumps, and installation of an air vent in the elevator mechanical room
35 91 New Rochelle Public Library One Library Plaza New Rochelle NY 10801 $64,969 Main Library upgrades include installation of built wall systems, shelving and new electrical wiring,  and painting
37 88 New Rochelle Public Library (Huguenot Children's Library) 794 North Avenue New Rochelle  NY 10801 $11,625 Huguenot Children's Library grant will be used for  installation of interior task lighting and storage at the cellar level.
40 93 Pound Ridge Library 271 Westchester Avenue Pound Ridge NY 10576 $54,972 Mold/asbestos remediation; subsequent library reconstruction/renovations and updates.
37 West Harrison Branch 2 Madison Street West Harrison  NY 10604 $14,969 20 steel frame single pane windows at the West Harrison Branch will be replaced with heavy duty commercial frames with R5, .22UFactor windows.
35 White Plains Public Library 100 Martine Avenue White Plains NY 10601 $67,469 Funding is sought for renovation of the 1st floor of the White Plains Library to include construction of a Learning Commons for Adults.
89 Yonkers Public Library (Riverfront Branch) One Larkin Center Yonkers NY 10701 $74,946 Construction of a training space of approx. 1,700 sq.ft. at the Riverfront Branch for technology instruction, A/V editing and 'makerspace' activities.
Last Updated: June 30, 2014