Placer County closing library branches in Loomis, Meadow Vista

From The Sacramento Bee

“Loomis readers started with a lending library more than a century ago and have enjoyed an official branch since 1937, according to Placer County records.But come August, the town of 6,700 will lose its county library for good.Placer County supervisors have voted to close branches in Loomis and Meadow Vista in what they describe as a cost-cutting move. Mary George, director of Placer County library services, said the library system has struggled in recent years to fully operate 11 community branches and an aged bookmobile.”