Parks and Recreation Commission Minutes -
September 30, 2009
Chesterfield Township Parks and Recreation
Sept 30th, 2009
Call to Order
Meeting called to order at 7:20 PM by Vince
Present: Alan Christ, Pat Williams, Doug Groth,
Vincent Finazzo, Natalie McPherson, Jan Uglis (Board
Liaison), Rich Piekarski (Director)
Absent: Amy Zarate, Mary Ellen Wilmot
Motion was made by Alan and seconded by Natalie
to approve the agenda as written. It was passed on a
Motion made by Alan seconded by Natalie to
approve the July 29th, 2009 minutes as written.
Motion passed on a voice vote.
Director’s Report :
Future Brochures – The department is considering
going from 3 to 2 brochures per year and
distributing through the mail.
Halloween Jamboree – Will be held on Oct 31st @
11:00 AM. The department is in need of volunteers
for this event.
Mom and Son Dance to be held Nov. 8th @ 3PM.
Miss Chesterfield Upcoming Parade on November
27th for Mt Clemens Christmas. Doug is expecting to
drive the float.
Tree Lighting Ceremony – Will be held on December
4th @ 7PM
Breakfast with Santa will be held on December 5th
North Pole extension will be held on December 8th
@ 6PM. Volunteers will be needed.
House Decorating Contest will be on December 17th
Selfridge Military Air Museum - The township
sponsored plane was washed on 9-26 by Rich Piekarski
and the kids from the teen group.
Next Meeting – Will be held on October 28th, 2009
Comments from the Commission/Floor
Alan was sorry to hear about the death of former
Treasurer Pam Harris
Pat inquired as to the status of the budget and
staffing of the department
Vince discussed the potential appointment of
Tracy Antriken to our board.
Jan reported that Miss Chesterfield was a no-show
at the North Gratiot Cruise.
Motion to adjourn made by Alan and seconded by
Pat. Meeting adjourned @ 8:05 PM
Respectfully Submitted by Pat Williams 10-18-09