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Queens Library at Astoria Receives More Than $3M as Part of ‘21st Century’ Facility Renovation
Queens Library at Astoria Receives More Than $3M as Part of ‘21st Century’ Facility Renovation

Dec. 14, 2018 By Meghan Sackman

The Queens Library at Astoria near Hallets Cove is set to undergo a major revamp that officials say will re-envision the library as a “21st century learning facility for western Queens.”

The library at 14-01 Astoria Blvd. has received $3.3 million in funding toward a full renovation as part of the new City Council budget that effect over the summer, according to Council Member Costa Constantinides.

The branch will see improvements including a new children’s reading area, elevators, electronic drop-off equipment and other modern-day technologies. The location will also become ADA compliant.

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