The Parks & Recreation Board met on Monday, August 10, 2009 at at the CityAdministrationBuilding,
400 N. High St., Cortland,
Ohio.In attendance were the following board members:Dave Christner,
James Gibson, Lisa Voytek, and John Picuri.Absent was Mike Norton.Also
present were Mayor Curt Moll, Service Director
Lisa Voytek made
a motion to approve meeting minutes from July’s meeting, seconded by Jim Gibson John Picuri, abstain;
Dave Christner, aye; Lisa Voytek, aye; Jim Gibson, aye. MOTION APPROVED
team was out to the courts this past weekend and pressure washed the
courts and got them all cleaned up
suggested we need to replace the windscreen on the west side of the courts
(the side next to the road).Trumbull County Tennis Association will split the cost with us.
Dave Christner made a motion to purchase the windscreen,
seconded by John Picuri.All Ayes.MOTION
also said that the Trumbull County Tennis Association also said they will
help next year with the cost of re-sealing and lining the courts.
to look at replacing the fence posts on the northeast corner of the
Dave has a concern about the fence along the north side, questioned should
we replace or just keep maintaining.
gave an update.Nets have been
delivered.Court has been
sealed.Will be using 3” diameter
corner fence posts with sleeves.City had to purchase a new 2” spray nozzle.Don has received a few calls from
pickleball players questioning the August 1st deadline not
being met.On schedule to have the
court completed this week.
a quote from Main Lite for lighting - $3,900.00
decided to put into budget for next year
suggested another option maybe to put in a motion activated LED light,
Mayor Moll questioned if this would give off enough light.
stated that Dennis Linville suggested to him that maybe if we had some
park rules posted in the park then it would help the police
is going to take charge of putting together some rules to be shared at
rules would be posted in several locations around WillowPark
rules would have to be adopted by City Council
have increased their presence at the park during their afternoon shift.
need to get with the officers on the afternoon shift to see what rules
they would like to have included.
Moll shared with the Board the 5 year plans from 1997 & 2004 and he
asked the Board to look at getting together a new 5 year plan.Copies were passed out to members and
this will be discussed at next month’s meeting.
also is looking at the Inheritance Fund that the city receives now but is
just put into the General Fund.Mayor Moll would like to set up a Capital Improvements Fund for
sidewalks and parks.Board likes
property on St. Rt. 46 north of town – Dave would like to see the sled
riding hill done as soon as possible.John stated that the Metroparks helped
get the dog park put in at MosquitoState Park and they may be
able to assist us.John gave him
Mike Wilson’s phone number as a contact.Need to look at shelters (local clubs could help build these),
lights, restrooms (port-a-potties, temporary for now)
Moll also shared with the board that he received a call from a resident
who slipped on one of the bridges.
John Picuri made
motion to adjourn, seconded by Jim
Gibson. All Ayes.MOTION APPROVED