Category Archives: Announcements

New Central Library Functional Plan Approved

The Windsor Public Library Board has approved the new Central Library Functional Plan which administrative staff and architect Jason Grossi began in 2016.  The two-phase initiative captures the vision for a new central library and includes costing estimates and the results of various community consultations.  The Plan provides a road map for the Windsor Public Library Board and City Council to follow and move forward and build a new Central...
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Library “Holds” Limit Changed

Windsor Public Library is making an adjustment to our customer use conditions which may impact heavy users and particularly those of you who use our “Holds” feature which is available to card holders with access to their accounts online. Effective today (November 5), we are changing our Holds procedure: we are capping the number of holds which can be applied to a library card at 80.  This change is being...
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Tell Us Where To Go – Again?

Where should the new Central Library be located? It’s been a hot topic across the Windsor Public Library system this summer and the community has certainly made its voice heard. More than 1,500 comments have been gathered at meetings, through surveys, comments posted to the WPL website, emails and social media. Popular options included the Paul Martin Building, Devonshire Mall, the Old/New City Hall area and Jackson Park. You also told...
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Seminole Branch Receives Some TLC

Windsor residents who haven’t stopped by Seminole Branch recently are in for a pleasant surprise when they return.  New shelving, new flooring, a new external book drop and new seating provide a welcoming environment to area customers looking to ‘beat the heat’ and at the same time check out the many resources available which inform, entertain and educate. Representatives from the City of Windsor and Windsor Public Library gathered at...
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