Parks Commission April 30, 2015 at 4:00 pm

1.  Call to Order - Roll Call - Approval of the Minutes: October 16 and February 19, 2015

2.  Citizen Input I Public Comment –

3.  New Business-

     •     Don Hynes met with Randy and has given a donation of $600 to the City for the purchase of one piece of fitness equipment to be placed in the John Topits Park.

     •     Fitness Equipment Estimates- Cost estimate of the six units that Mr. Hynes selected and a proposal that was recommended by the manufacturer, Greenfields Outdoor Fitness.

     •     Memorandum of Record has been written to the City Manager regarding the Commission's position concerning the geese at Mingus Park with a recommendation for removal.

  • Request by Jill Hayner-Thompson for memorial game table(s) and benches at Empire Lakes in memory of her husband, James “Tim” Thompson who grew up in Empire playing around the lake.
  • Memorial Bench in memory of past members and dogs of Furry Friends Therapy Dogs, Inc. They would like to have a bench placed at the Coos Historical & Maritime Museum.  Along with the bench, the Furry Friends would like to make a donation to the City for a Dogs-Pot Waste Station to be placed near the bench.  The pet waste station could be the same as the ones in Mingus Park.

4.  Old Business-

     •     Continued Project Grant Updates and a Parks Grant Update

5.  Commissioner's Closing Comments

6.  Adjournment

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