Brewer Library to Close for a Week 

The Brewer Public Library will shut down next week for some renovation work.They were awarded a grant through the American Recovery and Investment Act to replace the heating and air conditioning system at the library.Next week, they’ll install an energy efficient and money saving heat pump system. That means they won’t have to buy any more oil. They currently use about 1200 gallons a year.Library Director, Donna Rasche believes their current heating and cooling system dates back to the 1950’s. “It will make the air quality better, it will make the comfort level better and it will save money and lower greenhouse gas emissions all rolled up into one.”The director expects to save about $4000 a year.The grant will also be used to improve lighting at the Brewer Auditorium.The library will shut down July 5th and re-open on July 12th.