Rec & Grounds Oct. 15th Meeting

Recreation & Grounds Committee

The October 15, 2018 meeting of the Recreation and Grounds Committee, held at Town Hall was called to order at 7:02 p.m. by Ken Walsh, Committee Chair.

Members Attending: Ken Walsh, Steve Sebestyen, Anna Himes

Board Liaisons: Meggan Walker, Karen MacDowell 

Members Absent: Marge Morales, Lorraine Conlon, John Winkert, Jeff Salmon

Staff Attending: Jennifer Burke

Guests Attending:  Estee LaClare                                

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

Approval of the Minutes:   Mrs. Himes moved and Mr. Sebestyen seconded to approve the September 17, 2018 Recreation & Grounds committee meeting minutes. The motion passed (4-0-2).  Ken Walsh abstained.

Reports: 

Chair Report: Ken Walsh
None

Board Report: Karen MacDowell
Community Standards Guidelines book is being completed, Strategic plan meeting scheduled for October 24

Operations/Recreation Report: Jennifer Burke
Dunvegan fencing was repaired, Winter annuals installed throughout neighborhood, Pools, Pool Management contract, Priesters Pond Pier, Antique Road Show October 27, Comprehensive playground design.

Discussion Items:
• The Recreation and Ground Committee were in favor of an additional Little Free Library being installed in Dunvegan Park as requested by residents.

New Business:

• None

Meeting adjourned: The Recreation and Grounds Committee unanimously agreed to adjourn the meeting at 7:25 p.m.

Next meeting: November 12, 2018 at 7:00 pm. @ Town Hall.