$10 Million of NMTC Allocation Creates New Public Library / City Hub
CONSTRUCTION COMPLETE: The Mesquite Library underwent an extensive facilities expansion and technology revitalization thanks to $10 million of NMTCs from Clearinghouse CDFI. Construction of a new Mesquite Library Branch and renovation of the existing facility into an auxiliary learning center created a city hub for learning, careers, and community events.
Now complete, the Mesquite Library offers free public access to technology and services benefiting the surrounding low-income community. Based on four core tenets—Limitless Learning, Business and Career Success, Government and Social Services, and Community and Culture—the Mesquite Library services will include:
Career Exploration & Coaching
Financial Literacy Training
English Language Instruction
Adult Literacy Education
U.S. Citizenship Programs
The 16,000 sq. ft. Mesquite Library incorporates green building practices and is LEED “Silver” Certified. Chase bank was was the tax credit equity investor.
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