PARKS & RECREATION BOARD May
The City of Cortland Parks & Recreation Board met on
Monday, May 14, 2012 at 5:00 p.m. at the City Administration
Building, 400 N. High St., Cortland,
Ohio. In attendance were the following board
members: Frank Daugherty, Dave
Christner, John Picuri and Shane
Mealy; absent was Mike Norton. Also
present were Mayor Curt Moll and Service Director Don Wittman.
made a motion to approve minutes from the April 9th, 2012 meeting, seconded by Dave Christner. ALL
AYES, MOTION APPROVED
- Stage II plans were submitted
by ODOT. The City needs to provide
comments by June 1st.
Some comments discussed today:
Making the parking lot bigger – currently 32 spaces.
Curving the roadway and moving it north or
lining it up with Liberty. Mayor Moll
doesn’t like how it’s offset. It can’t
be moved south because of wetlands.
- Once Stage II is
complete, Stage III will include drawings and Stage IV will be bidding and
awarding of contracts.
Community Clean Up
- Event went well. Willow and Pearl Park was cleaned of
garbage and sticks.
- Posts still need
- A few spindles need
- No update of proposed
- Parking lot needs paved.
- Frank Daugherty proposed
a walking path around the perimeter of the park.
- Swing Hangers ($300) for
- Replace (1) missing
- Remove dead pear trees along
- Lower valve box in playground
- Repair/paint bleachers
at baseball field
- Remove tree stump by
- Purchase and install pedestrian
sign in middle of crosswalk (Check with Mayor as to type.)
- Repair kiosk by tennis
- Paint volleyball poles
- Paint picnic tables in
- Purchase benches for
pickle ball courts
- Cut off low sucker/branch
on big tree between pickle ball and skateboard parks
- Seal pickle ball courts
and possibly skateboard park.
- Make (3) Park “Rule
Signs” – 2 for Willow and 1 for Pearl Park
John Picuri made a
motion to adjourn, seconded by Shane
Mealy. ALL AYES, MOTION
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Mike Norton, Chairman Date Rhonda