February Meeting Minutes
Recreation Commission Minutes
Regular Meeting of February 20, 2014
South Hero Town Hall, Monday 7:00 PM
Board Present: David Hobbs, Skip Brown, Mike Wickenden, Karin Ames
1. Called to Order:
The meeting was called to order by Chairman David Hobbs at 7:10 pm.
Skip made a motion to accept the minutes of the regular January meeting as written. The motion was seconded, all so voted and the motion carried.
3. Public input:
A. Brian Costello, Local Motion Island Line Project Coordinator was present to update the Commission on the right of way agreement on the former Rocheleau rail bed property. He also is interested in the Roy Marsh Trail and seeing if the surface can be improved. More information will follow.
4. New Business:
A. There is a large pile of brush and debris (burn pile?) on the Knee Deep trail in front of the Donahue residence making the trail impassable without trespassing. A letter has been sent but there is no response from the owners.
B. Mike will attend a meeting with the North Recreation Commission in March regarding swim lessons and will report back to the Commission at the April meeting.
C. The fitness stations were discussed and we will have to wait to get input from Nancy, as she has been in touch with the company. The wish is to pay some from this budget and some from the next budget and try to get them installed in early July.
Mike made a motion to adjourn at 8:15 pm. The motion was seconded, all so voted and the motion carried.