Cleveland Public Library holds an international design competition funded with a grant from the Cleveland Foundation to find the most unique perspective on honoring Dr. King’s life and legacy.
Cleveland Public Library Names SO-IL + JKurtz Winners of MLK Design Competition. SO-IL + JKurtz presented a design concept for the library branch that surrounds Dr. King’s “table of brotherhood” from his famous 1963 “I Have a Dream” speech.
The Planning Commission approves the schematic design for the Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch.
Design and plans for new building will be completed.