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Parks & Recreation Commission Meeting Text Size

Event takes place on March 28, 2017 at 5:30 PM
Parks and Recreation Office

Agenda

 

1. Call to Order

2. Acceptance of minutes from February 27, 2017 Meeting  

3. Annual Hispanic Family Festival Discussion

4. Contract Discussion the Pioneer Valley Blue Sox for the use of MacKenzie Field for the 2017 Season

5. Discussion with representatives from the Holyoke Merry-Go-Round

6. Correspondence Received: Alicia Zoeller, Office of Community Development- Funding has been approved for the erection of a monument in Veteran’s Park to honor the City’s three Medal of Honor recipients.

7. City Council Orders Received:

8. Budget

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9. New Business:

  • Roberts Sports Complex – Post Storm Stella Rental Start Date
  • Year End Report – Holyoke Rows
  • New Backboards installed at Roberts Field
  • Open Space & Recreation Plan
  • Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development, Department of Unemployment Assistance – approved Seasonal Employer Certification for 2017
  • Other Business

10. Old Business

  • Status Update: MacKenzie Field & Roberts Sports Complex Capital Improvements
  • Establish Rental Fees/Rates for MacKenzie Field
  • Update on the Miscellaneous Pay rate schedule for part-time employees
  • Update: Pouliot Pool
  • Update: Soucey Park
  • Update: Valley Arena Park

11. Recreation Report – Program Update

  • March 2, 2017 – Fundraiser at Chipotle Restaurant to benefit Parks & Recreation/Annual Stop the Violence Tournament, total of $176 was raised
  • Drop in Volleyball program at Lynch, beginning on 3/24 (Adults)
  • Easter Celebration – Saturday, April 15, 2017 Holyoke Heritage State Park
  • PVIAC – Track Meet, Friday, May 19th at Roberts Field
  • Lacrosse Program – Community Field
  • Two weeks of Basketball Camp at Holyoke High School
  • Field Hockey Program, July at Roberts Field
  • 6 week summer tennis program at Crosier Field
  • William & Nancy Ortiz – Youth Clinic & Handball Tournament at Roberts Sports Complex, April 29, 2017 – T-shirts are being provided by the Parks & Recreation Department
  • Arbor Day – location T/B/D
  • Pickle Ball Day – T/B/D – Crosier Field
  • Men’s Basketball League at Roberts Courts
  • Two Women’s Tennis Teams (Sponsored by Parks & Recreation)
  • Holyoke Annual Fireworks – Friday, June 30th, rain date, Saturday, July 1st
  1. New Hires/Personnel

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13 Adjournment

  • Next Meeting Date

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