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Your New Library :: Groundbreaking May 31, 2016

The new George W. Hawkes Downtown Library took another step toward the future on Tuesday, May 31, when the City of Arlington officially broke ground on the project.

City officials, Library Board members, and library staff were present to celebrate the beginning of the construction journey. A reception followed on-site.

The ceremony took place at 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 31, at 101 W. Abram Street. Members of the community and media were welcome to attend.