Spring 2017 - Existing building demolition.
Summer 2017 - city of Venice ARB review and approval.
Summer 2017 - Completion of construction documents.
Summer 2017 - Bidding and permitting.
Fall 2017 - Start of construction.
Fall 2018 - Anticipated construction completion.
Venice Library Updates
Demolition of the Venice Library began in March. For details, please read the fact sheet below.
Venice Library at the Hamilton Bldg.
- Monday, Tuesday and Thursday 10 a.m.-8 p.m.
- Wednesday, Friday and Saturday 10 a.m.- 5 p.m.
- SCAT bus stop one block away.
Read the Information Sheet for more info and how to get to your new library.
Venice Library open!
Give us your input on the future Venice Library. Send us an email to Asklibraries@scgov.net.
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