FINES FORGIVEN: Returned overdue books from Pasadena Public Library won’t come with the extra bill

Books on a library shelf (Pixabay)

PASADENA, Texas – Readers, unite!!

If you’ve been avoiding checking out another book or returning the one you’ve had for over a year due to fines, here’s your sigh of relief.

Employees at Pasadena’s Public Library say they have ended all late fees for both books and movies.

Fines will remain in effect for lost items, or potentially for damaged items.

Additionally, the library system has also changed the number of renewals allowed, and the checkout period.

For more information, please call 713-477-0276 (Central) or 281-998-1095 (Fairmont).

About the Author:

Moriah Ballard joined the KPRC 2 digital team in the fall of 2021. Prior to becoming a digital content producer in Southeast Texas and a Houstonian, Moriah was an award-winning radio host in her hometown of Lorain, Ohio and previously worked as a producer/content creator in Cleveland. Her faith, family, and community are her top passions.