June 23, 2011 at 7 p.m.
Brentwood, CA 94513
CALL TO ORDER: Chair Lind called the meeting to order at 7:02 p.m.
ROLL CALL: Present were Chair Blythe Lind, Vice Chair Alyssa Madden, Commissioners Eileen Hofstadt, Bruce Mulder and Sandra Myers. Staff members present were: Roger Stromgren, Park/Maintenance Manager; and Linda Stadlbauer, Administrative Assistant II.
CITIZEN COMMENTS: NONE
Motion to approve items 1-6 of Consent Calendar.
Roger Stromgren also informed the Commission that City Park will be closed until March 2012, and, in the meantime, the universal swing may be moved to Orchard Park.
He will also schedule a field trip for the Commissioners to visit all of our facilities and parks. And an update on the cameras at Creekside Park and Windsor Way Park; they are doing their job and deterring loiterers/vandals.
Commissioners Myers and Hofstadt complimented Code Enforcement for all their hard work they do in the City regarding contact and follow-up with the parties responsible for the upkeep of foreclosed homes.
Commissioner Myers informed the Commission that she attended the East Bay Regional Open House on June 22nd, at which time the Relief Map at Big Break was dedicated. She also informed the staff and Commissioners that Mike Moran, lead ranger at Los Vaqueros Reservoir, would be available to give a small guided tour of Vasco Caves and vernal pools. She will contact him for more information. Commissioner Myers updated the Commission with news from the Senior Center; they would like to see the bocce courts better maintained and the oyster shell filling replaced.
Chair Lind inquired as to the maintenance schedule for Stonehaven Park, as it seems to need more care and cleaning. Roger Stromgren said it is currently once a week, but he will look into it.
Commissioner Hofstadt inquired about the opening day for the new Community Center, to which Roger responded January 1, 2012.
Commissioner Myers requested new name badges for the Commission. Linda Stadlbauer will check with staff and report back.
REQUEST FOR FUTURE AGENDA ITEMS:
of Brentwood Park and Recreation Commission
35 Oak Street
Brentwood, CA 94513