State Aid for Library Construction

Funds from an appropriation of $19 million in capital funds for public library construction in the 2016 State Budget can provide up to 75 percent of approved costs of broadband installation and in acquisition, construction, renovation, or rehabilitation of public libraries or public library system headquarters.

For information about this program, please contact Mary Anne Waltz.

$19 Million State Aid for Library Construction

$14 Million State Aid for Library Construction


The following are in pdf .PDF format only:

$800,000 Public Library Construction Grant Program, in pdf .PDF format only (NOTE: funding for this program was eliminated in 2009)

FY2008-2009 grants | FY2007-2008 grants | FY2006-2007 grants | FY2005-2006 grants
FY2004-2005 grants | FY2003-2004 grants | FY2002-2003 grants | FY2001-2002 grants

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Last Updated: November 22, 2016 -- asm