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A few good contractors

The Library is seeking proposals for contractors for demolition and construction tied to the new Woodridge library. The contractors will be part of our mentor-protégé program, an effort launched with the Department of Small and Local Business Development to help … Continue reading

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New concepts for Woodridge library

Monday’s meeting at Woodridge was a success, with a large turnout and many new ideas presented by Bing Thom Architects and Wienceck + Associates, with the DC Public Library. Here’s a look at images from the architects’ presentation on the newest developments in the Woodridge … Continue reading

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Looking for inspiration

Chief Librarian Ginnie Cooper and other library staff traveled to British Columbia, Canada to take a look at another Bing Thom-designed library, the Surrey City Centre Library. Here are a few pictures from the trip that we enjoyed: What do … Continue reading

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Community Meeting: Aug. 27

Preliminary plans will be presented at a community meeting at 6 p.m. on Aug. 27 at Woodridge Library. You are welcome to attend.

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Help Us Find a Temporary Home

Once the design is finalized and construction starts for our beautiful new Woodridge Library, we will need a place to work and play in the interim. We are seeking space suggestions for the Woodridge Interim Library. Requirements include: Space Requirement: … Continue reading

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Hello World!

Welcome to the project blog for the new Woodridge Neighborhood Library!  This blog will feature news and images for the Library as it develops and is maintained by the project’s architectural team, Wienceck + Associates and Bing Thom Architects, with the … Continue reading

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