on the
Modernization of DC Public Library Facilities

Thursday, October 22, 2015
10:00 a.m., Hearing Room 120, John A. Wilson Building
1350 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20004


Councilmember David Grosso announces the scheduling of a public oversight roundtable of the Committee on Education on the modernization of DC Public Library facilities. The roundtable will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, October 22, 2015 in Hearing Room 120 of the John A. Wilson Building. 

The purpose of this hearing to discuss the progress of the modernizations to the DC Public Library System’s facilities. This roundtable will also cover the plans for the upcoming project at the Martin Luther King Jr. Library facility.

Those who wish to testify are asked to telephone the Committee on Education, at (202) 724-8061, or email Jessica Giles, Committee Assistant, at, and provide their name, address, telephone number, organizational affiliation and title (if any) by close of business Tuesday, October 20, 2015.  Persons wishing to testify are encouraged, but not required, to submit 15 copies of written testimony.  Witnesses appearing on his or her own behalf should limit their testimony to three minutes; witnesses representing organizations should limit their testimony to five minutes. 

If you are unable to testify at the hearing, written statements are encouraged and will be made a part of the official record.  Written statements should be submitted to the Committee on Education, Council of the District of Columbia, Suite 116 of the John A. Wilson Building, 1350 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20004.  The record will close at 5:00 p.m. on October 14, 2015.