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Building projects


June 19, 2019

Hosmer Library reopens Thursday, August 15 at 9 a.m.

A yearlong renovation brings new spaces to the historic 1916 building, indoors and out.

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May 30, 2019

Hosmer Library spring construction update

Construction progress is on track for an opening later this summer, date to be announced.

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March 21, 2019

New reopening timeline for Hosmer Library

The library will now reopen in summer 2019.

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February 12, 2019

Hosmer Library winter construction update

New spaces are taking shape at Hosmer Library.

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November 14, 2018

Hosmer Library fall construction update

Demolition work is underway this fall at Hosmer Library.

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June 28, 2018

Hosmer Library is closed for renovation

The library is closed Monday, August 27 through spring 2019.

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April 24, 2018

Hosmer Library design update and new closing timeline

In the design development phase, Hosmer Library renovation plans continue to develop this spring.

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November 21, 2017

Hosmer Library design update

Details for the Hosmer Library renovation are beginning to take shape, including spaces for youth, meeting rooms and computers.

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October 25, 2017

Hosmer Library initial design approved

The Hennepin County Board of Commissioners approved an initial design for renovations of Hosmer Library on October 24.

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October 5, 2017

Hosmer Library community meeting on Tuesday, November 14

You are invited to the next community meeting about the library renovation at Hosmer Library on Tuesday, November 14 from 6-8 p.m.

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June 26, 2017

Hosmer Library renovation May 31 community meeting summary

Community members met with Hosmer library staff to talk about their hopes for the library’s renovation on May 31.

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May 25, 2017

Hosmer Library community meeting, May 31

You are invited to a community meeting at Hosmer Library to discuss the upcoming renovation project that will conclude in 2018 on Wednesday, May 31, 6-8 p.m.

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