Press Release - Detail
For immediate release Wednesday, March 22, 2021
Roy L. Williams
Director of Public Relations
Birmingham Public Library
Phone: (205) 226-3746 cell (205) 572-1359

BPL, BJCTA to Host Media Day, Give Sneak Preview of BPL Bookmobile on Thursday, March 25

What: Bookmobile Media Day for the Birmingham Public Library and Birmingham-Jefferson County Transit Authority
Date: Thursday, March 25, 2021 Time: 9 a.m. – 10 a.m. Location: BJCTA-MAX Central Station, 1701 Morris Ave. Birmingham, Alabama 35203 
Details: The Board of Directors from BJCTA unveils the donation of a para-transit bus to the BPL Board of Trustees to provide mobile library services by bookmobile to the 99 neighborhoods of the City of Birmingham. This valuable service is an innovative approach to bridging the digital divide and expanding citizen services to underserved communities. 

"We are delighted to be able to donate a decommissioned paratransit vehicle to the Birmingham Public Library, as well as to partner with them to offer access to library services to our customers while they wait at Central Station or travel on our buses," said Frank T. Martin, Executive Director and CEO of BJCTA. 

"This is such a wonderful way for the Library to go to the communities and showcase our services to our citizens. We welcome the opportunity to partner with other organizations as a vehicle to help improve our citizens' lives," said Eunice Johnson Rogers, president of the BPL Board of Trustees. 

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