Mint Hill Mayor Ted Biggers met with officials from the surrounding towns Friday to discuss the prospect of the towns helping to bail out the library system. Of course, this would mean that the library in Mint Hill would have to stay open, said Biggers to WFAE.

“We are already paying county taxes that support the Charlotte Mecklenburg Library system so the citizens see it if we’re asked to give more funds that’s double taxation,” says Biggers. “We’d be looked upon foolishly if we were to give a major donation to the library system and then they close our branch down.”

Read the full story in Thursday’s Mint Hill Times.