Has the discussion ever arose in your community that there is not enough revenue to continue supporting having a public library? Has a minimal increase in local taxes mobilized a large number of anti-tax advocates?
Has the discussion been dominated by a small group of individuals who oppose public funding for public institutions. Troy, Michigan experienced this – and literally fought fire with fire.
This short video is worth the watch: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nw3zNNO5gX0