Addison Public Library issues statement on unauthorized use of logo; Board candidates accused of using logo on campaign literature

The Addison Public Library has issued a statement regarding the unauthorized use of its logo in campaign materials of candidates running for the Addison Public Library Board of Trustees.

“The Library is aware of the Library’s logo in these campaign materials and assures that it did not authorize the use of the logo for campaign purposes. The Library also has not endorsed any particular candidate. The Library has not used its resources to support or oppose candidates for elective office, as doing so would be a violation of state law.

“The Addison Public Library is committed to maintaining neutrality in the electoral process and ensuring that all candidates for office have an equal opportunity to campaign.”