East Forest Park http://wamc.org en Budget Cuts Hit Springfield Libraries http://wamc.org/post/budget-cuts-hit-springfield-libraries <p>Three branch libraries are scheduled to close at the end of this week in Springfield Massachusetts because of budget cuts. Library advocates have mobilized to try to stop the closures.&nbsp; WAMC&rdquo;s Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; About 50 people held a rally outside the&nbsp; East Forest Park library branch to protest plans to close it.</p> Mon, 25 Jun 2012 19:50:00 +0000 Paul Tuthill 41774 at http://wamc.org Budget Cuts Hit Springfield Libraries