Court Square Library renews lease at One Court Square through March 2020

The Queens Public Library announced yesterday that it is finalizing an agreement with Citi that will enable QPL’s Court Square branch to extend its $1-a-year sublease and remain in its current location, the 3,200-square-foot space on the ground floor of One Court Square, through March 2020. “Extending the Queens Public Library’s sublease at Court Square […]
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Court Square Library to announce Saturday service

The Court Square Library located at 25-01 Jackson Avenue will now be open on Saturdays, according to a source with knowledge of the situation. The library is currently only open from Monday through Friday. An official announcement by Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer will be made tomorrow at the library at 1 p.m., the source said. The […]
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A look inside the Court Square Library expansion space

Earlier in the month, the Court Square Library opened up a 1,700 square foot expansion space to meet the growing need of families coming to Long Island City.1 A reader sent in these photos of the space, located on the first floor of the Citi Building at 25-01 Jackson Avenue. Construction on the project started in […]
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Court Square library expansion space appears ready to open

We’ve been tracking the expansion space construction at the Court Square library for quite some time now. Back in March, construction was mostly completed and figured the opening was “imminent.”1 But when we stopped by last week, we saw that, while construction was indeed finished, and there was a signage designating the space as a […]
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Court Square Library expansion space opening appears imminent

The opening of the expansion space of the Court Square Library appears imminent. We last checked in on the expansion space in mid-February when the construction of the interior space had wrapped.1 When we stopped by last week, we noticed that library furniture and desks/chairs had been installed. The expansion will bring an anticipated 1,200 square […]
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