Mayor Marty Walsh, whose administration finally fulfilled a decade-plus of city promises to renovate the JP Branch Library, cut the ribbon on the $10 million makeover of the popular facility on Saturday.
He enlisted a scrum of neighborhood kids to make the ceremonial snip as hundreds of residents looked on and media cameras clicked and whirred.
More Jamaica Plain News coverage of the renovations:
- Photos: JP Branch Library Reopens
- Call to Artists for Public Art Project at Renovated JP Branch Library
- Photo: Books on Shelves at Renovated JP Branch Library!
- Shovels Up! JP Branch Library Breaks Ground