BREAKING: 5 things you need to know about Mountain Brook Library’s new name

The O'Neal Library is the new name for the Mountain Brook Library
The O’Neal Library in Mountain Brook. Photo via The O’Neal Library’s Facebook page

Recent protests have sparked a wave of soul-searching among people and institutions here in the Magic City and across the globe. On July 1, AL.com reporter Roy Johnson wrote an opinion piece entitled “Time to change Mountain Brook’s library, named for white supremacist Alabama governor.” Last night both the Library Board and the Mountain Brook City Council voted to approve a name change. From now, the library will be known as The O’Neal Library.

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