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October 24, 2014 – Views from the roof top
Any visit to Central Library requires at least a quick look from the roof top patio. Often it offers a sight you would not see otherwise, like when a special visitor is in town (photo gallery).
October 20, 2014 – It’s not my mother’s library: Central Library on The Current
What do you think of today’s libraries? Have you ever heard of “democratic architecture”? Listen to Anna Maria Tremonti of CBC’s The Current as she uncovers what is really happening to the modern library and why Halifax’s new Central Library is grabbing international attention—as a design and as a community gathering space.
September 29, 2014 - Movers and planners of Central Library selected
Next phase has been reached! Welcome to the team, IPECC. IPECC is a project management company founded by three friends from Port Hawkesbury. They beat two national companies for the bid and are also hired to move CBC to their new and bigger building in the west end.
August 19, 2014 - Metro Halifax: New Halifax library to start getting collection soon from closing site
After all the public consultations and planning, it is hard to believe that by the end of this fall, Central Library will be finally opening its doors. One set of activities that can bring this sense of nearing completion is packing and seeing spaces transforming into boxes. Here is the latest on the progress of the new library’s move by reporter Stephanie Taylor.