JUNE 13, 2016 FWT BOARD MEETING MINUTES
PRESENT: S. Gnolek, J. Darling, H. Harris, R. Happ, C. Pratt, R. Morrill, L. Yost, A. Frank, S. Padgett, D. Kuhn, S. Galbraith
Agenda – add Chiyoda Trail
Minutes – accepted as distributed
Membership – 184 members; donation, $134. 58.
Treasurer’s report attached.
Eagle Scout projects, Stephen
– kiosk at Finn Park, June 28; footbridge at Finn next in line
Hickory Bark Trail Proposal, Jeff
– report on meeting with library personnel. They agree with proposal of a
nature trail. (See May minutes)Possible mural and maps in the foyer. Trail should be wide enough to accomodate strollers and wheelchairs.
MOTION, Jeff – implement the proposal; SECOND, Shari. Motion passed. Jeff will
implement. Possible workday this season.
Pens vs. Pencils; some discussion.
MOTION, Craig – purchase pens; with “Friends of Webster Trails” on one line;
” Webstertrails.org” on second. Order same amount as last time. SECOND, Larry. Motion passed.
Chiyoda Trail, Denise. Gravel has been delivered. Suggest rerouting end so trail
meets boardwalk. Board agreed.
Finn Park mowing update. Shari. A man has been mowing a sports field; got a
citation from Town. The mowing has to stop. Town will mow until we find
someone to mow, and the bridge is in
Gunshot signs/ tree signs, Dennis. Sign shown to Board. Approved. Nothing new on
Spaghetti dinner fundraiser, 1/6/17, Dennis. Board approved.
Webster Park mapping and trail blazing, Jeff. Loysen in charge now; Jeff will meet
Article in 55 Magazine on FWT, Denise. Photo and essay shown to Board.
New brochures are in.
First Responder update; waiting for contact.
Conflict of Interest. All agreed and signed.
Website update, Shari. Nothing new.
Workday, GBWP, Andy. Reroute completed so mower has access.
6/18, workday, WRNP
More trails being mowed in north of Big Field. Is this confusing? Larry will speak
with Mark Yaeger about this; trail especially wide on north side
Webster Classic Race, Andy. Went very well. 135 participants.
GLT Celebration of GBWP canceled because of weather.
Orienteering club had made a map. Perhaps we can arrange another
event. Shari will contact.
Bruce Gilman hike/talk may be rescheduled by GLT.
6/18, workday, WRNP
7/9 workday, WRNP
10/6 Town Employee Wellness Fair
Meeting adjourned; next meeting July 11, 2016, Webster Rec. Ctr.