BETTENDORF, Iowa (KWQC) — After months of work, the areas of the the Bettendorf Public Library closed by flooding are scheduled to reopen.
The building closed for a number of days in May 2016 due to major water damage caused during repairs to a second floor restroom. Services were shut down for several days while crews worked to get services restored. Operation was restored on May 31, 2016 using the back portion of the library.
Officials say all library service areas, main entrance, lobby, and meeting rooms at the Bettendorf Public Library Information Center will officially reopen to the public on Monday, November 7, 2016.
A ribbon cutting is planned for 10 a.m. at the library’s main entrance with Mayor Bob Gallagher, city and library officials, city and library staff in attendance. The public is also invited.
Tours of the newly renovated areas will be available.