Southeast Library building project


Projected completion: 2019

About the project

A renovation of Southeast Library is planned. The building will close in the summer of 2018 and re-open in the spring of 2019. Community input sessions are being scheduled for library staff and the design team to meet with community members to hear more about their wishes for the new space.


June 13, 2017

Southeast Library June 7 Community Meeting Update

Community members met with Southeast Library staff and architects to talk about their hopes for the library’s renovation.

June 1, 2017

Southeast Library meeting, June 7

You are invited to a community meeting at Van Cleve Recreation Center to discuss the upcoming Southeast Library renovation project on Wednesday, June 7, 6-8 p.m.

August 5, 2016

Southeast Library community meeting summary

At a community meeting on Aug. 4, Hennepin County Library Director Lois Langer Thompson announced Southeast Library will remain at its current location and will undergo a major renovation.