opportunity for the public to view the progress being made on designing
Kodiak's new library is coming up Friday night. Designers from MRV Architects
will be in town, and are bringing a computerized 3-D walkthrough of the
building, which is about 60-percent completed.
is one of the lead architects working on the project:
-- (Library 1 36 sec "If you imagine at zero percent ... door frame sits in
the library is shaping up to be what he calls "a fantastic-feeling community
space," with much more elbow room than the current library.
-- (Library 2 36 sec "We had heard a lot of feedback ... or meet a bunch of
the view to the south from atop Signal Hill, there are a couple of huge, old
satellite communication dishes in the way, and are much more prominent since
many of the trees on the site have been cut down:
-- (Library 3 12 sec "So that's one of the things ... view side too,
the plans are in an advanced stage of completion, Wall says there is still
plenty of opportunity for community members to speak up and influence some of
-- (Library 4 26 sec "The major questions about ... on the way the building
community meeting will be (Friday) starting at 7 in the Kodiak National
Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center downtown.