PARKS & RECREATION BOARD March 11, 2013
The Parks & Recreation Board met on Monday, March 11,
2013 at 5:30 p.m. at the
Mayor Moll swore in Katie Watson to fill the term ending 12-31-2015.
John Picuri made a motion to approve minutes from the February 11, 2013 regular meeting, seconded by Frank Daugherty. ALL AYES, MOTION APPROVED.
Bill Burnham, LAC Treasurer, presented plans and a quote for dugouts / storage received from Great Improvements. They had looked at Candlelite Knolls. Quote was higher than anticipated for dugouts. LAC will explore revised plans and seek additional quotes. Proposed split would be for LAC to pay for dugouts and City to pay for storage portion (up to $5,000).
The Board discussed needs for lights adjacent to parking lot and installing a water fountain Requested City to seek quotes on lighting and recommendation on water fountain (freestanding or attached to structure).
John & Shane gave ideas on playground area:
Removing one set of swings and older equipment
Moving equipment to more defined area
John needs a better 11 x 17 aerial so can show items to scale. Also discussed possibility of pursuing past offer from Firefighters Union to donate a structure.
Park is busy already. There are some missing swings.
No updates. Approval was given for proposed sign after revisions.
Frank Daugherty made motion to adjourn, seconded by John Picuri. ALL AYES, MOTION APPROVED.
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Dave Christner, Chairman Date Terri Barnovsky, Secretary