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Sarnia Library Closed Until Further Notice

By City Staff

The County of Lambton and the City of Sarnia are advising the public that the Sarnia Library is closed until further notice following a minor fire in the basement of the downtown facility late Thursday afternoon.

The fire occurred in the facility’s mechanical system but was quickly extinguished by Sarnia Fire. All staff and patrons were evacuated safely and no injuries are reported.

Sarnia Library will remain closed until the Electrical Safety Authority conducts an onsite inspection and provides approval for re-opening.

The public is encouraged to watch the County’s website, www.lambtononline.ca, or follow the County on Facebook or Twitter for updates.

Please contact:
Darlene Coke
Manager, Libraries
County of Lambton
519-383-2101 (cell)

Vince Wijsman
Property Manager
City of Sarnia
519-331-1574 (cell)

This article was posted Friday, July 14, 2017 11:00 AM

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