Calif. County Scrambles To Avert Library Disaster

“The rosiest scenario for the struggling library system here is an 83% budget cut, which would force the immediate closure of seven of the 11 1/2 libraries but leave enough money to operate the rest — through December.” The whole system could shutter by month’s end, “making Siskiyou — an area bigger than Connecticut — the only county in California without public libraries.”

Source: Los Angeles Times 06/21/10