Vaughan Public Libraries delivers approximately $315 of economic impact for every citizen

Vaughan Public Libraries’ economic impact study reveals that VPL delivers significant value to the citizens of Vaughan, Ontario:

Vaughan Public Libraries (VPL) provides tremendous economic impact
on Vaughan citizens through the value derived from using the library
branches’ services and resources. Statistics on library use are growing
steadily and demonstrate that VPL creates over $71 million in direct
benefits and $32 million in indirect benefits, saving Vaughan citizens
millions of dollars.

For every dollar invested in VPL, Vaughan citizens receive $5.57 in value.

These benefits are delivered equally to Vaughan citizens. VPL truly
supports the City of Vaughan’s philosophy that no person is left behind.

The Economic Impact of Vaughan Public Libraries on the City of Vaughan

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