East Point, Fairburn libraries to close for renovation

The Fairburn Library will be closed starting Wednesday, June 13 for extensive renovations. Google Earth
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The Fairburn Library will be closed starting Wednesday, June 13 for extensive renovations. Google Earth

The Atlanta-Fulton Public Library System will close two South Fulton libraries included in the Library Renovation Program. The East Point Library will be closed to the public as of Tuesday, June 5 and the Fairburn Library will be closed to the public as of Wednesday, June 13, according to a press release.

Extensive renovation work, as part of the Library’s Capital Improvement Program, Phase II project will done to both. East Point and Fairburn are part of Group 4 in the renovation plan; Group 1 libraries kicked off exterior renovations earlier this month.

BuildSmart/Tebarco has contracted with Fulton County to provide design, engineering and construction management services for the Group 4 renovation projects and Heery/Russell is the program management team.

Renovations are expected to take 6-9 months, depending on size and scope. During construction library service will be available at the following nearby locations:

  • East Point Library: Southeast Atlanta Library, 1463 Pryor Road, Atlanta or Wolf Creek Library, 3100 Enon Road, Atlanta.
  • Fairburn Library: South Fulton Library, 4055 Flat Shoals Road, Union City or Palmetto Library, 9111 Cascade Palmetto Hwy, Palmetto.

All dates are subject to change.

Information: www.afpls.org/news/2193-library-renovation-project-update or 404-613-READ(7323).