Planning for the Library’s Future
Shales McNutt Construction was retained as the Construction Manager at Risk for the Library’s expansion project. Cost estimates for construction begin.
A Request for Qualifications (RFQ) was issued to hire a Construction Management firm to oversee the construction of the renovation and addition.
The Board of Trustees signed a contract to engage Sheehan Nagle Hartray Architects for architectural services for a self-funded $9M renovation.
Architects Sheehan Nagle Hartray presented a Feasibility Study regarding potential options for renovating the library.
The Library has now completed year two of the Strategic Plan; see the progress report for the latest achievements.
The newest six-month update to the Strategic Plan for calendar year 2021.
The Library’s progress report, completing the first year of the four-year plan has been released.
Here is the Library’s Strategic Plan progress report for the first half of 2020.
The Board of Trustees approved the Strategic Plan for 2020-2024. Read the full document here.
July and August 2019
A community survey is conducted to obtain feedback from the community about the goals and strategies for the Library’s future.
The Board of Trustees hires Fast Forward Libraries and consultant Amanda Standerfer, to work with the Board, staff and community in developing a new strategic plan for the future of the Plainfield Public Library District.
The Board of Trustees is in the very beginning stages of developing a new strategic plan for the Library’s future. The Strategic Plan FY2016 and beyond is the most recent plan; however the Board is considering new ideas and options. A new Building Assessment 2017 was completed in April 2017.