Senator Gallivan Announces Funding for Local Libraries

Patrick M. Gallivan

August 28, 2017

26 Libraries to Share Funding

Senator Patrick M. Gallivan (R-C-I, Elma) announced grants to eleven public libraries in Erie County that are located in the 59th State Senate District.  The libraries will share a total of $32,500.

“Public libraries enrich the lives of residents of all ages by providing access to books, films, computers and the internet,” Gallivan said.  “People can do research, advance their education, write a resume or search for a job from the comfort of their neighborhood library.  It’s important to make sure these facilities have the resources necessary to meet the needs of the communities they serve.” 

The grants are to be used for technology related programs and services, including the purchase of computer equipment, or security related items.  The following libraries will receive funding:

 

Aurora Town Library

$2,500

Boston Free Library

$2,500

Eden Library

$2,500

Elma Public Library

$2,500

Ewell Free Library, Alden

$2,500

Hulbert Library, Town of Concord

$2,500

Lancaster Public Library                              

$5,000

Marilla Free Library

$2,500

Town of Collins Public Library   

$2,500

Town of North Collins Public Library

$2,500

West Seneca Public Library 

$5,000

Senator Gallivan also announced grants to 15 public libraries in Wyoming, Livingston and Monroe counties that are located in the 59th State Senate District.  The libraries will share a total of $40,000.  Here are the libraries and the amount of funding they will receive:

 

Arcade Free Library

$2,500

Cordelia A. Greene Library

$2,500

Eagle Free Library

$2,500

Perry Public Library

$2,500

Pike Library

$2,500

Stevens Memorial Library, Attica

$2,500

Town of Gainesville Public Library

$2,500

Warsaw Public Library                              

$2,500

Wyoming Free Circulating Library Association

$2,500

Avon Free Library   

$2,500

Caledonia Library Association

$2,500

Lima Public Library 

$2,500

Wadsworth Library

$2,500

Henrietta Public Library

$5,000

Scottsville Free Library

$2,500

 

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