Mitchell Parks, Recreation & Forestry Department
Board Meeting Agenda
Thursday, April 8, 2021
City Hall Council Chambers, 612 N Main St


1.

PUBLIC INPUT - If you need to address the Park Board on an item that was not on the Agenda, excluding personnel items, please come forward to the podium and state your name and concern. Presentations will be limited to three minutes. Items will be considered but no action will be taken at this time.

2.

DELEGATIONS

A.

Steve Rice - Discussion Item: Online shelter rental experience and policies

3.

ADDITIONS OR DELETIONS

4.

APPROVAL OF MINUTES

Documents:
  1. 3-11-2021.pdf
5.

APPROVAL OF BILLS

6.

OLD BUSINESS

7.

NEW BUSINESS

A.

Department Reports

C.

Action to Update the life jacket policy in the SOP manual to allow puddle jumper style life vests. (a) Current board approved policy: No life jackets but no clarification on whether or not puddle jumper style vests are permitted. (b) Current practice: We are allowing puddle jumper style life vests at the indoor pool (see attachment). i. If we continue this practice, no life jacket or puddle jumper style vests will be allowed on the slides per manufacture recommendations. (c) We will update page 47& 51-52 of the SOP manual based upon any parks board updates to the policy.

D.

Action to Update the vortex policy language to "open swim" rather than "guarded times". (a) Current Policy: 48" height required during guarded times, age 14 requirement when not guarded. (b) Current Practice: Age 14 required at all times.

8.

Other

9.

NEXT MEETING DATE

10.

ADJOURNMENT