Officials break ground on new south Huntsville library

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HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Construction is officially starting for a new $9.5 million library in south Huntsville.

The 30,000-square-foot library is being built in the Sandra Moon Community Complex on Bailey Cove Road.

Designed with young families in mind, the library will feature a puppet theater, gaming center, art exhibit space, coffee shop and makerspace and state-of-the-art technology.

Fund the library has been a collaborative effort between the city of Huntsville, the Madison County Commission, the Huntsville-Madison County Public Library and private donations.

The library is expected to open in early 2021.

It will replace the Bailey Cove Library branch in Weatherly Plaza.

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