The Huntley Area Public Library was affected by a water damage. The library forced closed due to the extreme cold that ruptured sprinklers.
The library spoke persons comment are below.
“We have carpet drying out, we have wet couches and chairs and we have materials drying,” Leigh Ann Porsch, library spokeswoman, said. “It’s not extensive damage. Things are just a mess.”
The west side of the building, near the library’s bay windows and the audiobook section suffered the worst water damage, Porsch said. The library’s materials are relatively intact, aside from some damaged audiobooks, CDs and children audio kits.
SERVPRO was on site with large fans and dehumidifiers, drying out furniture and the library’s newly installed carpet.
We were able to dry everything is 3 days.