Community input invited for Grafton Library’s long-range plan


Community input invited for Grafton Library’s long-range planGrafton – The Grafton Public Library’s Long Range Plan expires in December 2020. The Long Range Planning Committee is seeking public input on future direction. The committee met in March 2020 to begin to strategize is now inviting community feedback. Share your thoughts about Grafton (and what role the library will play over the next five years) in a short Community Survey, online at

A Long Range Plan, or strategic plan, is a written document that provides goals, measurable objectives and specific activities for library staff to carry out. A Long Range Plan spanning five years is required by the Mass. Board of Library Commissioners for any library that wishes to apply for or keep grant funding. The library currently is in the middle of Mass. Public Library Construction Program Grant for renovation and expansion, and must create a plan and update an action plan (and remain eligible for state aid) to keep this grant.

Anyone can review the current Long Range Plan and Activity Plan online at