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News - July 2, 2014

Menlo Park Library drops hold fees

The Menlo Park Library will no longer charge patrons for placing holds on items, as part of a move by the San Mateo County Peninsula Library System to improve customer service and circulation of library materials.

The 75-cent fee delivered an estimated $16,000 in annual revenue to the Menlo Park Library, but the decrease has been incorporated into the budget for the 2014-15 fiscal year, according to the city.

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