The library's flags are flying at half-staff today in honor of Senior Airman James A. (Jimmy) Hansen of Athens, Michigan, who died September 15 at Joint Base Balad, Iraq, while supporting Operation New Dawn.
Senior Airman Hansen, age 25, died from injuries suffered during a controlled detonation. He was assigned to the 46th Operations Support Squadron, Eglin Air Force Base, Florida.
Mount Clemens Public Library is located in Macomb County, Michigan. We are one of the oldest public libraries in the state of Michigan, having been founded in 1865. MCPL is a member of the Suburban Library Cooperative (SLC), an association of public libraries in Macomb, Oakland and Wayne counties.