LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — The Los Angeles Public Library’s Van Nuys branch reopened Thursday after undergoing a $1.9 million renovation.
The library, located at 6250 Sylmar Ave., first opened in 1964.READ MORE: 'Survivor' Contestant Michelle Yi Describes Frightening Santa Monica Assault
“Today’s grand reopening of the Van Nuys Library is another step toward returning to normalcy for our community,” said L.A. City Council President Nury Martinez, who represents the area.READ MORE: Fantasy Football Start Or Sit Week 8: Can Kirk Cousins Put Up Points On The Cowboys Defense?
“This $1.9 million improvement gives our students access to a brand- new, state-of-the-art library that not only bridges the digital divide but opens the door to endless opportunities for our community.”
People can access the library between 10 a.m. and 8 p.m. on Mondays and Wednesdays, from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays and from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays.MORE NEWS: LA County Sheriff's Deputies Armed With Cleaning Supplies Help 86-Year-Old La Mirada Woman Living In Filthy, Unsafe Conditions
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