Shreve Memorial Library Main Office - Shreveport LA 156_5700, a photo by yahcatphotos on Flickr.
The Shreve Memorial Library system in Caddo Parish says they will have to shut down all 21 libraries if 2 items on Saturday's ballot do not pass, says ksla.com.
One item goes towards buying new books and supplies; the second goes to the operating budget.
The Caddo Parish Tax Assessor estimates if they both pass it would cost the average Caddo Parish homeowner about $70 a year.
"These propositions are vital to the library. They are not new taxes. Your taxes will not go up," said Shreve Memorial's Ivy Woodard-Latin.
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