Future of Kern County Library funding up in the air after residents voiced their opinions

Release Date: Feb 3, 2016 12:37 AM BY Brandon Johansen

For more than a year, Kern County libraries have been the focus of funding issues.

At a meeting hosted by the Board of Supervisors on Tuesday, citizens from Kern River Valley, Ridge Crest, Mojave and Bakersfield all brought forth their ideas on how to save their libraries.

With shrinking budgets and many county services in the cross-hairs, keeping the lights on and the books stocked have been at the center of two grassroots movements.

Continue reading at TurnTo23.com