June 6, 2016




The Ellettsville Parks Board met in a regular meeting on Monday, June 6, 2016, at the Ellettsville Fire Department Training and Conference Room, 5080 West State Road 46, Bloomington, Indiana. Jimmie Durnil called the meeting to order at 5:30 p.m. and led the Pledge of Allegiance.


Members in Attendance

Jimmie Durnil, President; Holly Nethery, Vice President; Claudetta Kelly, Secretary; and Carol Hoobyar were present. ††Amy Slabaugh was absent.


Approval of Minutes

Jimmie Durnil entertained a motion to approve the minutes.Holly Nethery made a motion to approve the minutes.Carol Hoobyar seconded.Motion carried.


Accounts Payable

Jimmie Durnil advised the wall at Campbellís Park is being repaired which will be paid for from the Heritage Trail Town Improvement Fund.There is approximately $2,000 remaining in the Parks and Recreation Materials Fund for flowers and upgrades for the festival and approximately $6,000 in the Heritage Trail Fund.They do have other funds available but they would have to be appropriated.Ms. Nethery asked who pays for removing graffiti.Mr. Durnil answered it is done by Town employees.He thanked the Utilities and Street Departments for removing the graffiti.††


Old Business

Holly Nethery advised she hasnít done the web page yet but has completed a Facebook page.Mr. Durnil asked when the flyer will be ready.Ms. Nethery replied she will have a draft ready next week.


New Business

Carol Hoobyar is working on a proposal to change the name of the old Town Hall.


Claudetta Kelly reminded everyone the next meeting will be at 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, July 5, 2016, due to the Independence Day holiday.



Jimmie Durnil entertained a motion to adjourn the meeting.Holly Nethery made a motion to adjourn.Carol Hoobyar seconded. Motion carried.The meeting was adjourned at 5:41 p.m.