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Lumpkin picks Library location
... but mayor says Not so fast
From the Feb. 20, 2013 Newspaper
By CHIP JONES
The Lumpkin City Council appears to have settled on a location for the Lumpkin Library. The site chosen at the Council meeting at City Hall is the former Lumpkin Drugs building on the southwest corner of the square, according to Lumpkin City Council member Barbara Cullifer.
The agreed purchase price for the property was reported to be $50,000 cash and $75,000 in tax credits for the owners. There was one dissenting vote on a motion by Cullifer to purchase the drug store building.
The public library in Lumpkin closed almost four years ago. The building ... Online subscribers click here for the rest of the story.