TOWN OF OREGON PARK COMMITTEE
Monday September 9, 2013 @ 6:30pm
Present: Steve Root, Allen Miller, Bob Johnson, Jeff Nelson
Also present: Jeremy Bonno, Eagle Scout candidate, William Bonno, Mike Lucas, Eagle Scout candidate, Angie Lucas.
The meeting was called to order.
The minutes from the previous meeting were read and were approved as read.
Jeremy Bonno from Troop 50 explained his project in some detail and was seeking more information on the type of picnic tables we were interested in! Steve indicated that he could provide some catalogs for him to look at. Jeremy suggested handicapped ones and we agreed to look at those. Steve will provide the catalogs and tax number to be picked up at clerks office tomorrow. Steve indicated that he would be available most any time to sign off on final proposal once approved by the Troop.
Mike Lucas presented a preliminary proposal for his Eagle Scout project. Mike’s project would provide an exercise course consisting of 10 exercise stations placed at different locations in and around Kennedy Park. Mike provided a map of station locations and descriptions for each station. Steve indicated that he wanted to make sure that Mike talked with Dick and Shelby Richards from the ‘Rope Pullers’ for their input and potential help with construction! Mike indicate that the cost would be around $1500 but did not have all cost itemized yet. Bob moved to approve the project and provide up to $2000.00 for the project. Jeff seconded the motion. Motion carried.
Steve gave an update on the progress of the Hillcrest Park Playground project and indicated that it was almost complete with the planting of the grass yet to be done. Steve also suggested that everyone go and take a look at the project site.
Steve indicated that the survey was completed of the property line at Kennedy Park and we gained around 15 feet along the east – west property line.
The next meeting will be Monday, October 14, 2013 at 6:30pm.
Allen moved to adjourn and Bob seconded the motion. Motion carried.