Holyoke Parks and Recreation Commission Meeting April 1, 2021
5:00 pm Remote by Zoom
Holyoke Parks & Recreation
Thursday, April 1, 2021 5:00 pm
Meeting ID: 870 4341 5803
Please Note: Due to the statewide mandate to observe social distancing, this meeting
will be held remotely.
1. Call to Order
2. Acceptance of Minutes from the January 28, 2021 Parks & Recreation Commission
3. 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.
4. 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
5. Old Business
Springdale Park Update: Dates for Public Hearing
Confirming the Pioneer Valley Blue Sox Contract
Pina Park Water Spray Renovation
Pulaski Park Update
Fiscal Year 2002 Budget Request
Community Development Block Grant Submissions
6. Recreation Report
Spring Drive Through
Spring & Summer Programming
7. Other Business
8. Schedule the next Parks & Recreation Commission Meeting
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.