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Library hours to be slashed, along with Monday openings
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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Big changes to the way you enjoy libraries across Jacksonville could be coming.

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All libraries will be closed on Sundays; all libraries, except the main one downtown, will be closed on Mondays; and hours of operation will be cut across the board, according to a plan approved by the library board Monday.

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It will be submitted to Mayor Alvin Brown's office, which sought budget cuts from city departments.

The plan would also cut 71 full time positions.

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