April 6, 2015




The Ellettsville Parks Board was scheduled to meet at 5:30 p.m. on Monday, April 6 2015, at the Ellettsville Fire Department Training and Conference Room, 5080 West State Road 46, Bloomington, Indiana.  However, due to a lack of a quorum, the meeting was not called to order.


Members in Attendance

Claudetta Kelly and Amy Slabaugh were present.   Jimmie Durnil, Geraldine McIntyre and Richard Pease were absent. 


Due to a lack of a quorum no Board business was discussed.  John Garrett and Jim Garrett were present to address the Board.


John Garrett is doing an Eagle Scout project of putting bird houses at Well’s Park.  Mr. Garrett presented drawings of the bird and bat houses.  Ms. Slabaugh asked how many bird houses he was building and putting at Well’s Park.  Mr. Garret replied there will be a dozen of each type.  He met with Jennifer Lee, Principal of the Intermediate School, and Mike Wilcox, Ph.D. who gave their approval for the bird and bat houses.  Ms. Kelly asked if there were bats at the park.  Jim Garrett answered there are bats in the area.  The benefits of bats were discussed.  There will no cost to the Town for this project.  Ms. Kelly stated Mr. Garrett has done a good job and wished him good luck on his project.