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Local Library System Sees Cut in Funding

April 11th, 2022 by WCBC Radio

Maryland’s fiscal picture is as healthy as it has been in recent memory- leaving Allegany County officials perplexed as to why $21,000 in funding was cut from the local library system. The loss of funds combined with some staffing issues has led to speculation that libraries in the Georges Creek area may see a reduction in hours of operation. John Taube, director of the library system, said the community is rallying in support of their community libraries and are letting county officials know just how important they are…