Salinas, CA, Council finalizes library closures
Anonymous Patron writes "Sad News From California where the Salinas City Council on Tuesday finalized its decision to close libraries.
Council members said they hope the closure of John Steinbeck, Cesar Chavez and El Gabilan libraries will be temporary, but said restoring the services will require new funding, specifically from a voter-approved tax measure.
Better News, also from CA, where A proposal from Palo Alto Library Director Paula Simpson to close the city's two smallest libraries, in the College Terrace and Downtown neighborhoods, was rejected.
Buffalo NY just avoided losing all its libraries as well."