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- Ohio Primary Election Is Vote-By-Mail Through April 28

The Ohio General Assembly has determined that Ohio will complete the 2020 primary election on April 28, 2020. The election will be largely completed by mail, with limited in-person voting on April 28 for the disabled and those without a home mailing address. Visit to learn how to request a Vote-by-Mail ballot. Additionally, the legislation requires the… read more >>

- Census 2020 – Don’t Forget to Fill Out Your Form

Participation in the Census 2020 is important for the country and for our state and our local community. Census 2020 counts every person living in the United States and five U.S. territories. This count, which occurs every 10 years, is vital to Ohio and Mahoning County in so many ways, such as important funding. Questions… read more >>

- FCC Warns about COVID-19 Scams

A message from the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) – “Scammers are constantly adapting and the recent COVID-19 national emergency is no exception. The FCC has learned of a number of ways fraudsters are seeking to take advantage of consumers. From fake testing kits and unproven cures to government imposter scams and work from home schemes, robocall scams are being updated to reflect the… read more >>

- We’re still here – check out our virtual programming

The Library Is Still Working for You! Join Us for Virtual Programming on the Library’s Social Media We want you to know that the Library is still here for you! Our libraries are closed to support flattening the curve of the COVID-19 spread. And our in-library programming has been cancelled during this period. But we are… read more >>

- Libraries Closed Temporarily

Health and Safety Alert from the Public Library of Youngstown & Mahoning County Sunday, March 15, 2020, at 8:15 p.m. The Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County (PLYMC) will close all of its libraries, including Special Delivery, throughout Mahoning County effective Monday, March 16, through Monday, April 6. “During today’s [March 15] press conference… read more >>

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