Revised reopening date for EPL’s Mill Woods branch

Library ready for customers earlier than expected

For immediate release:

EDMONTON, AB,  March 4, 2016 – The Mill Woods branch of the Edmonton Public Library (EPL) has a revised reopening date of Saturday, March 5 at 10 a.m.

The branch was temporarily closed on Wednesday, March 2 as a result of issues with lighting fixtures. The closure was a precaution to ensure the safety of customers and staff while work crews assessed the situation.

The book drop on the north side of the facility began accepting library returns again on Friday, March 4. Expiry dates of current holds and due dates at Mill Woods remain extended to next week. Customers can check their online accounts for information regarding their holds.




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