Construction on the Walnut Hills branch library is underway! Check this page often for project updates.
Plans for the new space include:
- Doubling the branch library's size to approximately 20,000 square feet.
- Upgrading to full accessibility for all public service areas.
- Adding seven small- and medium-sized meeting/study rooms and one larger community room.
- Restoring the large theater on the lower level for use with a 99-person capacity.
- Upgrading the facility to Big Next Generation Library size, with a full range of traditional and contemporary library spaces and services.
- Maintaining historic elements from the original Carnegie Library building, opens a new window.
- Adding more parking.
Find more information about this project in the Central Planning Zone, opens a new window Facility Master Plan document.
- Walnut Hills Listening Session Summary - March 19, 2019
- Walnut Hills Community Presentation, opens a new window - September 30, 2020