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Friday, July 19, 2013 8:52 PM

Ottawa Library braces for spike in health costs

By DOUG CARDER, Herald Senior Writer

The rising cost of health care benefits was one of the driving factors behind the Ottawa Library’s proposed 2-percent budget increase for 2014, Terry Chartier, library director, said.

“We were successful in having our health insurance premium increase reevaluated in 2013, but we expect a substantial increase for 2014,” Chartier said.

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