Wednesday, March 12, 2014

03.04.2014 Minutes

MCPLA Meeting Minutes
March  4, 2014
Meeting called to order at 6:30pm by President John Haeflinger. In attendance were four officers and directors representing all seven MCPLA clubs:
Currie – 6        Brown Deer – 2          Dretzka – 1     Grant – 4 Greenfield-1           Oakwood – 4            Whitnall - 4
Personal introductions followed with participation by all present.
Motion made, seconded and approved to accept minutes from February 4 MCPLA meeting.
Treasurer's report provided by Ken Laufer, Treasurer. As of 12/31/2013       Operating Account     $4,005.12
                                                           CAP FUND Account $13,656.77
Short presentations/discussion followed:
Chet Hendrickson:
Scott Walecki is new PGA Professional at Currie GC.
2014 Golf Fees for Milwaukee County courses set and published.
Introduction of Junior Golf (PGA) program for youth 8-13 years of age.
Greater Milwaukee Golf Show dates March 14-16, 2014.
Jon Canavan:
Major changes/alterations to MCPLA golf courses.
Brown Deer: Almost all tee boxes to accommodate 4 sets of tees.
          Removal of 1,000+ ash trees due to Emerald Ash Bore.
Dretzka: Construction of new bar area within club house.
Currie: New lavatory facilities.
Greenfield: Tee boxes.
Oakwood: Removal of ash trees due to Emerald Ash Bore.
President John Haeflinger announced that the Wisconsin PGA Reception for the induction of Arnold B. Walker was held in Sheboygan, WI Monday. March 3, 2014.
1st Team Report lacking as a 1st Team Team Director has not as yet been determined.
2nd Team Director, Brian Pederson did not have 2014 changes to report at this time.
Team Match Pre-Payment Schedule / Season Pass Holders and Dues invoice have been sent to MCPLA Club Treasurers.
Greater Milwaukee Golf Show Friday, March 14 – Sunday, March 16.
Hours: Friday 1:00-8:00pm             Saturday 10:00am-8:00pm             Sunday 10:00am-4:00pm 2,000 MCPLA flyers available for use at show as well as Currie Dome and each club house. Participation schedule distributed.
MCPLA Tournament Director Bob Freuck reported:
MCPLA Senior/MidAm         May 17-18 at Whitnall GC
MCPLA Arnold B. Walker August 23-24 at Dretaka GC
-President John Haeflinger John Haeflinger reported:
September 20              Evergreen GC (MCPLA won 2012/2013).
Worker's Tournament
*October 19               Greenfield GC (VP Robert Cohn)
(May have to be re-located due to fall aeration of greens)
WPLA Publinx
June 7-8 at Washington County GC
WPLA Fischer
June 27-29                  Riverside
WPLA Sr/Midam
July 12-13                   Krueger-Haskell (Beloit)
WPLA Billy Sixty
July 26-27                   Oakwood GC
WPLA State Championship
September 6-7             Rolling Meadows/Whispering Springs
CAP FUND request 2014:
Signs for 10th Tee at Grant GC stating that groups from #9 have right to play through.
Signs are being provided by Milw. County at no cost to MCPLA.
CAP FUND completed 2012:
Laser Link flag sticks ($25.00 x 35 x 5 courses = $4,375.00) Milw. County pays $3,187.50 and MCPLA pays $1,187.50
Oakwood Pergala ($6,450.00)
Milw. County pays $3,950.00 and MCPLA pays $3,500.00
Additional business not presented for discussion.
Motion made, seconded and approved to adjourn.
Respectfully Submitted,

Glenn Frohwirth, Secretary