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News - December 1, 2006

Cost estimates slashed for Mitchell Park library

Intensive, last-minute reexamination knocks nearly $20 million from earlier architect's estimates on eve of project going to City Council Monday night

by Becky Trout

Nearly $20 million was shaved from cost estimates for a new Mitchell Park Library and Community Center building following an intensive, urgent reexamination of architect's earlier estimates this week, according to Library Director Diane Jennings.

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