Carnegie Library To Be Moved July 24

Historic building will be moved at midnight to avoid traffic.

The historic building will be moved from its current Lake Street location in Patchogue and taken to a temporary location near Patchogue Village's sewage treatment plant.

The Library's is the property of the .

The building will be moved at midnight to avoid traffic and potential complications with the hospital across the street, said Village Trustee Tom Ferb and Patchogue Village Mayor Paul Pontieri at Monday's Village Board of Trustees meeting.

Ferb said the Library will be secured, boarded up and insured until the final location is confirmed.

Additions to the historic building have since been demolished such as its , but the original section of the building is being preserved.

Will you go watch the Carnegie Library get moved that night? Talk about it in the comments.

Joseph Adriano July 16, 2012 at 04:26 PM
I meant moving costs specifically. I'm relieved tritec is covering all moving related costs for both moves. That's one plus.
steven July 16, 2012 at 06:32 PM
So when is the big party celebration for the library move? Where and when? Is it one week from tomorrow?
David Kennedy July 16, 2012 at 06:54 PM
Details to be announced in a blog tomorrow...stay tuned
Laura July 16, 2012 at 08:12 PM
wow! ok! looks like we will finally preserve some history in patchogue! cool.
Lee July 27, 2012 at 11:40 PM
Hey Joe, Have you learned that Tritec cannot be trusted?


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