Rec & Grounds Nov. 12th Meeting

Recreation & Grounds Committee

The November 12, 2018 meeting of the Recreation and Grounds Committee, held at Town Hall was called to order at 7:01p.m. by Ken Walsh, Committee Chair.

Members Attending: Ken Walsh, Marge Morales, Lorraine Conlon, Steve Sebestyen, Anna Himes

Board Liaisons: Meggan Walker, Karen MacDowell

Members Absent: John Winkert, Jeff Salmon

Staff Attending: Jennifer Burke

Guests Attending:  None                                

Resident Comments:  Mr. Sebestyen requested a playground in Section 81

Approval of the Minutes:   Mr. Sebestyen moved and Mrs. Himes seconded to approve the October 15, 2018 Recreation & Grounds committee meeting minutes. The motion passed (3-0-2).  Lorraine Conlon and Marge Morales abstained.

Reports: 

Chair Report: Ken Walsh
VIP party follow-up

Board Report: Karen MacDowell
VIP party follow-up; Preparing for elections in May; Open Space meeting date to be determined, Flashing stop signs to be temporarily installed at Tall Cedars.

Operations/Recreation Report: Jennifer Burke

Dog Park mulched; Old fencing removed off Rt 50 new vinyl fence installed; Tree and stump removal throughout neighborhood; Sidewalks replaced throughout community; Bids for whitecoat at Hyland Hills; Bingo November 13th at SRC; Priesters Pond Pier update; Playground design update

Discussion Items:
• The Recreation and Grounds Committee has suggested using the same SR swim team colors for new lane lines however unanimously agree to support the decision to the SR swim team.

New Business:

• None

Meeting adjourned: Mrs. Conlon moved and Mrs. Himes seconded to adjourn the meeting at 7:45 p.m. The motion passed unanimously.

Next meeting: December 10, 2018 at 7:00 pm. @ Town Hall.