PROJECT SUMMARY

The new library will be located on the southeast corner of the intersection of Town Hall Drive and a future extension of Carolina Street, where the Town of Morrisville has proposed a traffic roundabout. The library will be approximately 8,800 SF. It will house approximately 50,000 adult and children's books. It will also have regularly scheduled programs, 16 public computers, high-speed wireless internet, seating areas, and other services.
 
The project was presented to and endorsed by the Library Commission at its meeting on November 15, 2017. The project was also presented to the Town of Morrisville for its information on November 14, 2017. Construction of the project is anticipated to commence in fall of 2018, with a construction duration of approximately 13 months and a Grand Opening projected for fall of 2019.

BUILDING INFORMATION

Site Acreage:​ ​0.84 acres
​Parking: ​65 spaces
Building Area: ​8,900 SF
​Collection Size: ​40,000–60,000
Projected Circulation: ​200,000–500,000
Programs Offered: ​Youth programs, public WiFi, adult and youth collections (books and audio books), reference book, book reservation, and self-checkout
Architect: Little Diversified Architectural Consulting
Contractor: ​TCC Enterprises, Inc.
Construction Budget: ​$3.5 million
Projected Opening: December 2019
Projected Completion: October 2019
Current Phase: ​Construction Design


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Morrisville Library View from Entry Drive

Morrisville Library View from Roundabout