Click here to view the Strategic Facility Plan Executive Summary Supporting documents for the Strategic Facility Plan are also available to view: Click here to view Workbook #1, Library Statistics Click here to view Workbook #2, Peer Group Comparisons Click here to view Workbook #3, Population Projections
Our director, Barb Kruser, and our communications manager, Sue Wilsey visited the Schoolscape, Channel 6, to discuss Our Next Chapter and Helen Plum Library. Take a look!
Helen Plum Library Holds First Community Engagement Meeting The first of six scheduled meetings to present information on the Next Chapter building project was held at the Library on Saturday, January 16 at 2pm in the Auditorium. Twenty-five residents were in attendance, including representatives from the Village of Lombard and Helen Plum Library Trustees. Moderated … More January 16 Meeting Summary
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The Helen M. Plum Memorial Library opened in 1928 in a home bequeathed to the Village by Colonel William Plum. In 1963 a new 12,000 square foot two-story Library opened on Maple Street. In 1978, a 22,300 square foot addition to the Library was completed, creating the current Library building of 34,300 square feet. Voters … More A Brief History of our Building
On Tuesday, December 8, 2015, Frederick Quinn Construction Management presented Helen Plum Library Board of Trustees with a preliminary Facility Condition Assessment Report of the current building and grounds. The main purpose of the evaluation is to develop a master maintenance schedule for planned capital improvements, along with financial projections for their costs. The report … More Helen Plum Library Facility Reports Presented to Board