Assembly Hearing on Library Funding Testimony

On Tuesday, December 13, 2016, the Assembly Standing Committee on Libraries and Education Technology held a five-hour public hearing in Albany. The primary intent of the hearing was for Committee members to learn more about the impact of the 2016/2017 State Budget on...

CLRC Legislative Breakfast in Syracuse

Onondaga County Public Library’s Central Library was host to CLRC’s Legislative Breakfast on Friday, December 9. The meeting room, with it’s floor to ceiling windows overlooking downtown, was the perfect location for speed-dating with the...

CLRC Legislative Breakfast in Utica

                CLRC’s eastern regional legislators, library staff and supporters came out to the Munson-Williams-Proctor Art Institute and PrattMWP library on Friday, December 2 for morning conversation about reflecting, responding and providing resources for...

Tell Us What Makes Your Library Unique!

We’re Collecting Your Stories! This year, CLRC’s Legislative Committee is focusing its advocacy message on the unique ways that libraries in Central New York are part of our education equation. We’re looking for libraries of all shapes and sizes to send us a picture...

National Library Legislative Day…Virtually

Not able to make it to National Library Legislative Day? Join virtually! On Tuesday, May 3 beginning at 9:00 am, the morning sessions will be streaming live from Washington, DC. Hear Former Congressman Rush Holt (D-NJ) give a keynote, along with a timely rundown of...