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SENATOR HARCKHAM ANNOUNCES OVER $238,000 IN LIBRARY CONSTRUCTION AWARDS FOR SENATE DISTRICT 40

SENATOR HARCKHAM ANNOUNCES OVER $238,000 IN LIBRARY CONSTRUCTION AWARDS FOR SENATE DISTRICT 40

Senator Pete Harckham announced on Tuesday August 13th, that over $238,000 in library construction awards were approved by the New York State Department of Education for the 40th Senate District. The funds were awarded to seven libraries in Dutchess, Putnam and Westchester counties.

“Our local libraries are the heart of our communities,” said Harckham. "These generous library construction awards will be used to improve the physical condition of seven libraries in Senate District 40, modernizing things like electrical wiring, doors, lighting, ceilings, heating systems and room layouts, making them even more user friendly and better able to serve generations to come."  

The libraries in Senate District 40 that are receiving awards, are listed in the chart below:   

Mid-Hudson Library System

Dutchess

40

Beekman Library

11 Town Center BLVD, Hopewell JCT, NY 12533

$4,309

Energy efficient lighting installation

 

Putnam

 

Brewster Public Library

79 Main Street, Brewster, NY 10509

$8,375

Lighting and wiring upgrades

 

Dutchess

 

Pawling Free Library

11 Broad St, Pawling, NY 12564

$6,246

Build a new teen space

Westchester Library System

Westchester

 

Croton Free Library

171 Cleveland Drive, Croton-on-Hudson, NY 10520

$19,714

Automatic entry doors

 

 

 

Hendrick Hudson Free Library

185 Kings Ferry Road, Montrose, NY 10548

$35,135

Electrical outlet installations

 

 

 

John C Hart Memorial Library

1130 E. Main St., Shrub Oak, NY 10588

$24,094

Lighting replacements

 

 

 

Mount Pleasant Public Library

350 Bedford Road, Pleasantville, NY 10570

$140,591

Lighting and heating system upgrades and installation of new ceiling

New York State Senate District 40 includes parts of Northern Westchester (Briarcliff Manor, Buchanan, Cortlandt, Croton-on-Hudson, Lewisboro, Mount Kisco, Mount Pleasant, New Castle, North Salem, Peekskill, Pleasantville, Pound Ridge, Sleepy Hollow, Somers, Yorktown) Putnam (Brewster, Carmel, Patterson, Southeast) and Dutchess (Beekman, Pawling).

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