Library tax failure seen as Hallsville opportunity

Town meetings this week will help board members plan for the Boone County Library District’s future.
Monday, May 21, 2007 | 12:00 a.m. CDT; updated 7:51 a.m. CDT, Sunday, July 20, 2008

Almost as soon as the April 3 election results were made public, Susan Daly got busy. For about one month, Daly filed through school data and census reports, called town meetings and evaluated public interest. The Hallsville resident, school board member and assistant vice president of the Bank of Missouri found herself donning one more title — library activist.