PARKS & RECREATION BOARD                     February 8, 2010


The Parks & Recreation Board met on Monday, February 8, 2010 at 5:00 p.m. at the City Administration Building, 400 N. High St., Cortland, Ohio.  In attendance were the following board members:  Dave Christner, James Gibson, Frank Daugherty, Mike Norton and John Picuri.  Also present were Mayor Curt Moll, and Service Director Don Wittman.


Mayor Moll swore in Frank Daugherty for term ending December 31, 2014


John Picuri made a motion to approve the reorganizational meeting minutes from January’s meeting with a correction to the chairman nomination and vote, seconded by Dave Christner All Ayes.  MOTION APPROVED


John Picuri made a motion to approve minutes from January’s meeting, seconded by Frank Daugherty.  All Ayes. MOTION APPROVED


Jim Gibson made a motion to recommend approval from Council for ordinance regarding Park Rules, seconded by John Picuri.  All Ayes. MOTION APPROVED


·        Park rules to be posted in the Kiosk by the tennis courts. 

·        Dave thanked Jim for all his hard work in putting the park rules together.


  • Discussion was held on changes to be made for the 2010 budget.
  • Include this year tennis court resurfacing up to $10,000, $500 pickleball court, $500 (2) pet waste receptacles.


Jim Gibson made a motion to approve budget and send it on to Council for approval, seconded by Frank Daugherty.  All Ayes.  MOTION APPROVED


5-Year Plan

  • Discussion was held on changes to previous plan.  In discussion Mike mentioned that the Lakeview Recreation Facility had an intent originally to have family oriented sporting facilities located in one place instead of spread out all over the city.  He would like the board to keep this in mind for future development.
  • Dee to type up new plan and send to members to review and discuss at March meeting


Easter Egg Hunt

  • Set for March 27th 11am to Noon, set up generally at 9am or 10am. Lisa will be helping this year.  The board will need to decide who will take this over for next year.  Need to make this decision soon because in the past Lisa has taken the opportunity to pick up things the week after Easter that are on sale for next years Easter Egg Hunt.   
  • Dave will check with Bazetta Parks Board and make sure they are on board with the hunt.


            Mike Norton made a motion to approve Easter Egg Hunt cost of $600.00 to

be paid to Mayor Moll for reimbursement, seconded by Dave Christner.  All



Mike Norton made motion to adjourn, seconded by Frank Daugherty.  All Ayes.  MOTION APPROVED



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Dave Christner, Chairman                            Date          Dee Daniels, Secretary