The majority of the library’s funding comes from local property taxes. Voters approved a 1 mill operating fund in perpetuity on August 2, 1994 (this millage has been reduced to .8755 due to the Headlee Amendment). On August 2nd, 2022, Redford Township voters approved a 2 mill operating for a period of 20 years. The library’s fiscal year is April 1st – March 31st.

Budget (2024-2025)


Taxes $3,037,000.00
Penal Fines $30,000.00
State Aid $50,000.00
Service Fees $15,500.00
Investment Earnings
Miscellaneous $25,000.00
State Sources $240,000.00
Total $3,397,500.00


Personnel $1,756,960.00
Contractual services and books $466,000.00
Operating Costs $450,235.00
Capital Outlays $4,300,000.00
Debt Service $406,543.76

Previous Fiscal Years

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