Building Progress

Construction has begun!  Please follow along as the old 5/3 Bank building begins to make the transition to our new library!

We’ve celebrated an incredible ground breaking!

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As you can see below, The crew from Poettker Construction have been making great progress!

If you have questions or would like to donate, please contact Amanda McKay at (217) 342-2464 x.5.

Artist’s renderings of the finished project.


Children’s area, including programming room, on the second floor

Exiting the Children’s area and looking into the adult non-fiction, reference, and computers on the second floor

Reading nook on the second floor

Circulation area, including new materials, and more computers, on the first floor

First floor view from the 3rd Street entrance

Layout for the basement

Layout for the first floor

Layout for the second floor