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Posted on: April 15, 2021

Architect selected for Allen Public Library expansion

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The design process will soon begin for Allen Public Library’s much-anticipated expansion.

Allen City Council approved an architectural contract with Hidell and Associates Architects, Inc. at the April 13 council meeting. The firm has designed numerous libr...

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Posted on: April 5, 2021

Allen Public Library highlights successes in 2020

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Allen Public Library (APL) successfully modified its services to accommodate the timely changes of 2020. Library Board Chair Scott Phillips gave APL’s annual report to Council in March.

Prior to COVID-19 closures, APL achieved a 100% increase in ...

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Posted on: March 9, 2021

Effective March 10: COVID-19 protocols at City facilities

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We believe face coverings are one small way to support our community’s health and well-being. Our employees will continue wearing them and we strongly encourage others to do the same while visiting a City facility.

City and county governments are restricte...

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