FY 2017 Municipal Appropriation Requirement (MAR) Waivers

At its regular monthly meeting on February 2, 2017, the Board of Library Commissioners granted waivers of the FY 2017 Municipal Appropriation Requirement (MAR), and certified the following communities to receive FY2017 State Aid to Public Libraries:

1. Adams (-20.88%)* 21. Provincetown
2. Carver 22. Revere
3. Chelsea 23. Scituate
4. Dunstable 24. Sheffield
5. Fairhaven 25. Somerset
6. Fall River 26. Somerville
7. Franklin 27. Spencer
8. Haverhill 28. Tewksbury
9. Holbrook 29. Uxbridge
10. Lawrence 30. Ware
11. Lenox 31. Warren
12. Leverett 32. West Springfield
13. Longmeadow 33. Wilbraham (-5.85%)*
14. Malden 34. Woburn
15. New Bedford 35. Yarmouth
16. Newbury
17. North Adams
18. North Attleborough
19. Palmer
20. Paxton

*Granted with reservation

For More Information

Mary Rose Quinn, Head of State Programs
617-725-1860 x220
(in Massachusetts) 800-952-7403 x220
maryrose.quinn@state.ma.us

Liz Babbitt, State Aid Specialist
617-725-1860 x227
(in Massachusetts) 800-952-7403 x227
liz.babbitt@state.ma.us