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Parks and Recreation Commission Meeting

AprApril 1 2021

Holyoke Parks & Recreation

Commission Meeting

Thursday, April 1, 2021 5:00 pm

Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID: 870 4341 5803
Passcode: 216366




Please Note: Due to the statewide mandate to observe social distancing, this meeting will be held remotely.


  1. Call to Order


  1. Acceptance of Minutes from the January 28, 2021 Parks & Recreation Commission Meeting


  1. City Council Orders

Introduced by Councilor Todd McGee

Ordered, Order that the Parks & Recreation Department and DPW review the park space at Jones Point to develop a plan to better utilize the space.

In City Council, March 16, 2021.  Received and referred to the Public Service Committee and DPW and Parks and Rec.


  1. New Business

COVID: Youth and Adult Sports updates

Backboards and Hoops – Allowed to be put up.

2021 Porta Potty Placements – Discussion

Mayer Field has been awarded $210K for improvements at Mayer Field, including installation of play equipment and field improvements.

Part-time and Seasonal Hiring

Pouliot Pool Update

Resurfacing Basketball Courts at the Roberts Field Sports Complex


  1. Old Business

Springdale Park Update: Dates for Public Hearing

Confirming the Pioneer Valley Blue Sox Contract

Pina Park Water Spray Renovation

CPA Representative

Pulaski Park Update

Fiscal Year 2002 Budget Request

Community Development Block Grant Submissions



  1. Recreation Report

Spring Drive Through

Spring & Summer Programming


  1. Other Business


  1. Schedule the next Parks & Recreation Commission Meeting


  1. Adjournment




The listing of matters are those reasonably anticipated by the Parks & Recreation Commissioners which may be discussed at the meeting.

Not all items listed may in fact be discussed and other items not listed may also be brought up for discussion to the extent permitted by law

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