Rec & Grounds Aug. 14th Meeting

Recreation & Grounds Committee

The August 14, 2017 meeting of the Recreation and Grounds Committee, held at Town Hall was called to order at 7: 03 p.m. by Ken Walsh, Committee Chair.

Members Attending: Ken Walsh, Lorraine Conlon, Steve Sebestyen,

Board Liaisons: Meggan Walker, Estee LaClare

Members Absent: Marge Morales, John Winkert, Jeff Salmon, Josephine Duckett

Staff Attending: Jennifer Burke

Guests Attending:  None                                

Resident Comments:  Steven Sebestyen requested a playground to be built in Parcel C.

Approval of the Minutes:   Mr. Sebestyen moved and Mrs. Conlon seconded to approve the July 10, 2017 Recreation & Grounds committee meeting minutes. The motion passed (2-0-1).  Lorraine Conlon abstained.


Chair Report: None

Board Report: Estee LaClare – Discussion regarding the use of concrete foam to repair sidewalks throughout the community.

Operations/Recreation Report: Jennifer Burke
Dog park sprayed for weeds. Bush hogged several areas and watering all new plantings. Painting faded fire lanes throughout community. Tree pruning in progress by CLS. Repaired chlorinators, splash park motor other miscellaneous mechanical repairs. Installing permanent no diving/depth marker tiles at TH. Splash Park slide rules sign is in. Swim team has completed their season. Froggy theme party at the Splash Park will be held on Aug 17th at 12-2p. The Glow Back to School Party at Hyland Hills will be held on Aug 17th 8-11p. Lifeguard Appreciation Party is on Aug 15th 9-11p. Purple Martin homes have been completed. Rain Garden plant install on Aug 16th

Discussion Items:
• None.

New Business:

• Mr. Sebestyen moved and Mrs. Conlon seconded to approve the Yoga with Amber Brown FUA request. (3-0-0).

Meeting adjourned: Mrs. Conlon moved and Mr. Sebestyen seconded to adjourn the meeting at 8:00p.m. The motion passed unanimously.

Next meeting: September 11, 2017 at 7:00 pm. @ Town Hall.