On Tuesday evening the Wyoming County Board approved their 2012 budget. The nine public libraries were not funded. For the past two years, Wyoming County libraries received $24,018.30 to divide amongst themselves. This year's $118,000,000+ budget has no appropriation for libraries.
What does this mean for Arcade? As you can see above, a loss of $2,668 translates into
+++ 133 books
+++ 121 DVDs
+++ 3 computers
+++ 150 magazine subscriptions
+++ 370 hours of clerical help.
Thought you should know.