Consider contacting your City Rep about the plan to squeeze MACC into the library

Photo taken by Aaron Montes at recent Social Justice Forum

Photo taken by Aaron Montes at recent Social Justice Forum

Op-ed in The El Paso Times: “Our main Downtown library is precious space. That space is being cut by 40 percent to make room for a Mexican American Cultural Center. City bureaucrats decided to put both the existing book collection and literacy center in the "first sub-basement" of the building. The relocation downward constitutes nearly 17,000 square feet of library space, according to city figures at their March 3 presentation. City Council representatives approved this plan last fall perhaps without bothering to read the details. The city's plan raises more questions than it answers.” Continue reading