The expansion and renovation of the Covington Library was completed in March 2008. The $6.45 million project increased the size of the existing library by 7,700 square feet to a total of 23,000 square feet. The expanded library includes a spacious “great hall” area with seating, a fireplace, study tables and a Food for Thought vending Café. The facility also has a new Children’s Area with a multi-use storytelling room and a Kid’s Cyber (computer) Bar; an expanded Teen Zone with lounge seating, study tables and a laptop Cyber Bar with wireless coverage throughout the library. There is are also a community meeting room and a quiet study area as well as two small group study rooms. There are numerous catalog stations for to searching for or placing holds on materials.
Project Status Completed in March 2008
Architect Integrus Architects
Contractor Graham Construction