REGULAR MEETING OF
MEMBERS PRESENT: Lengerman, Peck, Robert, Rothhaar, Zimmer-Janeczko, Berthiaume
MEMBERS ABSENT: Donovan
The meeting was called to order at by Chairperson Bruce Peck.
Zimmer-Janeczko, seconded by Lengerman to receive the minutes of the meeting of
Call to Audience
Chairperson Bruce Peck issued a call to the audience for items not included on the agenda. There was no response.
Presentation on Childhood Obesity
requested that Dennis Knoff of the
McGuire suggested that programs could be incorporated into the Summer Supervised Play Program and offered to meet with Knoff to develop a program.
Motion by Lengerman, seconded by Rothhaar to encourage the staff to incorporate an element aimed at childhood obesity into the Summer Supervised Play Program and to report back to the Commission. Motion carried 6-0.
Rob Eggars of Spicer Engineering discussed the draft of the Parks and Recreation Plan. The Commission commented on various sections with minor changes noted.
RESOLUTION OF APPROVAL
RESOLUTION NO. ____________
A resolution recommending the adoption of a Community Recreation Plan by the City Council for the City of Midland
WHEREAS, The City of Midland, Midland County, State of Michigan, Parks and Recreation Commission, has developed a Community Recreation Plan under the authority of Parts 19, 703, and 716 of PA 451 of 1994, as amended, and
WHEREAS, The City of Midland, State of Michigan, envisions the Community Recreation Plan to be used as a guide for meeting the recreation needs of the City of Midland, and
WHEREAS, a four-hour
community input workshop on the Community Recreation Plan was held by the Parks
and Recreation Commission on
Moved by Commissioner Lengerman and supported by Commissioner Rothhaar as follows:
Voting Yes: 6
Voting No: 0
McGuire updated the Commission on projects as follows:
are ongoing with the National Bicycle League to develop a BMX Track at the
We reported to the City Council on the action steps and are continuing to move forward. We are meeting this week with the architect to allow Fast Ice to bring forward their in-kind contributors. Doing so at this stage will allow for this to be incorporated into the design. We are also working on the bonding process to take to City Council.
Lengerman asked about shelter rentals. McGuire reported the Gun Show had run well and that a report would follow.
praised action at
Meeting adjourned at