QUICK LINKS:

Irondequoit Library proposal passes

Updated: 12/15/2013 6:54 PM
Created: 12/14/2013 7:41 PM WHEC.com

Irondequoit residents are getting a new library.

Residents voted in favor of the $13-million project to build a new central library. It will combine the two current branches into one location near the Irondequoit Town Hall.

The Irondequoit Public Library Board of Trustees issued a statement Saturday night saying the proposal had passed, with 64-percent of voters saying yes and 36-percent saying no to the proposal.

Voters had originally approved the plan back in April, but a lawsuit was filed against the plan. A re-vote was held Saturday evening.



Rochester

Few Clouds
38°
53° | 29°
  • Feels like: 38° F
  • Wind: 0mph
  • Humidity: 70%
  • Fri Chance of afternoon showers
    62° | 35°
  • Sat Showers possible in the afternoon
    52° | 43°
  • Sun Plenty of sun
    49° | 31°
  • Mon A few clouds
    49° | 30°