MASON CITY -The Mason City Library Board accepted a proposal Tuesday from North Iowa Vocational Center to operate the coffee and food stand in the Commons Area of the library, according to Library Director Mary Markwalter.
“A Request for Proposal was submitted by NIVC. Their (NIVC’s) proposal was approved by the Library Board at the meeting yesterday afternoon,” Markwalter stated Wednesday. “NIVC will operate the coffee shop and hopefully will open April 1, 2013 if possible.”
NIVC would be the third operator of the coffee stand since the remodeled Library opened in the fall of 2010.
Cabin Coffee was the last operator, leaving at the end of last year.
No specifics on menu items were yet available.