Inside the San Benito County Free Library, built in 1960. Photo by John Chadwell.

Government / Politics

Survey shows library bond measure lacks voter support

Proponents of new or expanded facility say that a 7% shortfall can be overcome with more community outreach.

Inside the San Benito County Free Library, built in 1960. Photo by John Chadwell.

Government / Politics

Hollister council passes support resolution for library expansion

Facility is undersized for the number of programs it provides.

San Benito County Free Library. File photo by John Chadwell.

Business / Economy

San Benito County to contract for a feasibility study on new library

Supervisors direct librarian to fund it from existing budget.

Coalition for a New Library co-chair Susan Logue at the July 13 meeting. Photo by Heather Graham.

Business / Economy

Community group seeks support for a new county library

Coalition preparing to request funds for feasibility study.

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Government / Politics

City, county may partner on technology education and library center

City OK's plan to have outside firm do a needs assessment on project that serves community needs "beyond that of just a library"