05 April 2010
To Members of the Genealogical Community:
On Thursday, April 1st, 2010, Dr. Rhea Lawson, Director, Houston Public Library, presented a report to the City Council concerning a required reduction of operating hours in all Houston libraries (including special collections) due to drastic budget cuts city-wide. This proposal had already been approved by Mayor Parker prior to its presentation to council.
You can read the full article at http://www.claytonlibraryfriends.org/Content-Public/Page-Edit/Page.asp?iID=-395381400
Effective April 17th, 2010, open hours at Clayton Library for Genealogical Research hours will be:
Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday 10-6;
Library CLOSED on Friday and Sunday
Online comments are solicited with a link near the end on the online article.