City Beat: Central Library serves as a lifeline, living room
In July 2011, the city's libraries reopened again on Mondays.
This Monday, they got back hours on Monday and Wednesday evenings and Friday mornings.
The mayor came to the Central Library on Monday morning to announce the restored hours. Ironically though, the news conference delayed the library's regular opening.
The library was due to open at 10 a.m. It stayed shut until 11:30 a.m. Many library regulars were annoyed.
For my next City Beat, I visit with some of those who rely on the Central Library's services. Here's what I sent out on Twitter from the scene:
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-- Nita Lelyveld