CLP-Allegheny Regional Library’s
Best Site Is Where It’s Located Now
I’m Steve Pietzak,
Why keep Allegheny Regional Library at its present location?
Well, the present location of the Allegheny Regional is in
the heart of the North Side. It is easily accessible by most communities to the
North, South, East, and West. The Library is the closest large branch to
Allegheny Regional Library is the “1st PUBLICLY SUPPORTED
ANDREW CARNEGIE LIBRARY IN THE
The Allegheny Regional Library was so important to Carnegie that he invited U.S. President Benjamin Harrison, (along with Senators, Congressmen and the Governor) to come and dedicate the Allegheny Library on February 20, 1890.
The Allegheny Library is a very good and sturdy
The $20 Million mentioned as the price of Renovation is a "Rolls Royce" price to pay for renovation. The Carnegie Library Managers should obtain bids from 3 reliable architects to meet the moderate needs of the Library, and not the exquisite "Rolls Royce" needs.
Some decisions have to go past the "BUSINESS SENSE," and must take into consideration historical importance, heritage importance, and importance to the community and to the city.
Allegheny Library could be made into a showcase for the City
The New Proposed Allegheny Library site at
The Allegheny Library is the last important historical
vestige Of "
Let future generations say that this was "OUR FINEST
HOUR"—to save the "1stst publicly-supported Andrew
Carnegie Library in the