Stec Announces Local Library Grants

Daniel G. Stec

October 07, 2022

Nearly $500,000 in state aid to be dispersed to libraries across the 45th Senate District

Senator Dan Stec (R,C-Queensbury) today announced that nearly $500,000 in State Aid for Library Construction is being given out to eight local libraries in the 45th Senate District. This funding will help libraries make needed building improvements and repairs, and assist in helping to maintain and expand services and opportunities in their home communities.

“Libraries are a vital resource for residents of all ages,” said Senator Stec. “The funding allocated today will help our local libraries complete important repair initiatives. By assisting with these construction projects, our libraries will be better able to continue providing essential educational and community services.”

The funding to our local libraries is as follows:

  • $96,888 to the Keene Public Library
  • $25, 268 to the Mooers Free Library
  • $12,655 to the Peru Free Library
  • $88,076 to the WEM Cooper Memorial Public Library
  • $41,850 to the Hepburn Library
  • $26,250 to the Argyle Free Library
  • $176,108 to the Crandall Public Library
  • $21,165 to the Rockwell Falls Public Library