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Feedback Wanted on East Side Library Sites

Athens-Clarke County residents are being asked for feedback on potential locations for a new library branch.
The ACC government is asking residents to weigh in on potential library sites via a series of open house meetings and by taking an online survey. Eight potential sites have been selected, with three on Barnett Shoals Road, two on Gaines School Road, two on Lexington Road, and one location on Cedar Shoals Road. The first meeting is Saturday, May 6th from 2 to 4 pm at the ACC Library. An online survey is available through May 21st for public input at accgov.com

The sites are:

1030 Barnett Shoals Road – undeveloped property owned by ACCGov

280 Gaines School Road – current location of the Clarke County School District’s Early Learning Center

2000 Barnett Shoals Road – current location of the Kroger / College Station shopping center

1935 Barnett Shoals Road – current location of the Green Acres shopping center

1065 Gaines School Road – current location of Covenant Presbyterian Church

1300 Cedar Shoals Drive – current location of Cedar Shoals High School

1934 Lexington Road – current location of the Thornton Plaza shopping center

2555 Lexington Road – current location of ACCGov’s Landscape Management Division

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