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Date: Monday, January 1, 2001 
Question/Topic: Leon County Public Library - LeRoy Collins 
Answer/Pointer: Leon County Public Library History: Chartered, 1955, opened at "The Columns" then located at 102 S. Adams, 3/21/56. Moved to the Elks Club, 127 N. Monroe St., 1/10/62-4/78 Moved to the Northwood Mall, now Northwood Center, 5/78 - 1/91 Opened up in present building, 200 W. Park Ave., 1/20/91; "Grand Opening" 2/23/91. Named in honor of Gov. LeRoy Collins and dedicated 9/17/93. Building: Cost: $8.1 million. 88,230 sq. ft. 3 1/2 acres including both parking lots. Chief architect and interior designer: Andrew Welch. Architectural Firm: Jim Robertson & Associates. (JRA Architects) Landscape architect: Patrick Hodges. Construction: Culpepper Construction. Time capsule. See Time Capsule as key words in this database. 
Librarian: LCLCPL 

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