MCPLA Meeting Minutes
April 5, 2016 Milwaukee County Parks AdministrationMeeting called to order at 6:30pm by Vice President, Robert Cohn. In attendance
were officers and directors representing the following MCPLA clubs:
Brown Deer – 2 Currie – 5 Dretzka –1 Grant – 3Greenfield - 1 Oakwood – 3 Whitnall - 1
Chet Hendrickson, Golf Services Manager, Milwaukee County provided course updates.
Course changes: Robert Van Duyse PGA, at Grant GC
Work will begin soon on a new practice tee facility at Brown Deer GC includingexpanded tee boxes, a larger landing area and the closing of an access road.
Finalized Rosters for each course due mid/late April – details to follow
Bunker renovation completed at Oakwood GC as well as the addition of cart paths
on holes 10-18.
All courses will have new riding carts (Yamaha) for 2016. Shields are installed on
the carts at Brown Deer GC.
Junior Golf Day @ Currie GC / April 24, 2016. Details to follow.
Motion Made, seconded and carried to approve the minutes from the March 1, 2016
Treasurer's written report:
Operating Account $1,763.70
CAP Fund Account $8,183.07
The checkbook Is reconciled.
2nd Team: Brian Pederson, MCPLA 2nd Team Director:
A brief discussion followed regarding current situation of dealing with “no shows”
Tournaments: Bob Freuck, Tournament DirectorMCPLA Senior/Mid-Am May 21-22 Greenfield
Arnold B. Walker Championship August 29-30 Brown Deer
Brief discussion followed relative to having sponsors for the MCPLA tournaments
2015 event ended in a tie, MCPLA retaining the trophy
MCPLA meetings are on the web site and will be held at Currie GC
Golf Show March 11-13, 2016
“Thank you” to those who volunteered to man the Milw. County Booth on behalf
of the MCPLA
New Business:John Haeflinger:
Need a list of MCPLA Club members with names, addresses, phone numbers
and e-mail address' by May 1, 2016.
The Symetra Tour will again be held at Brown Deer GC in August and will be
in need of volunteers. Additional info to follow.
Motion made, seconded and carried to accept Brian Pederson’s proposal regarding
dealing with “no shows” at MCPLA 2nd Team matches.
Volunteers are still being accepted for the 2017 US Open to be held at Erin Hills.
Motion made, seconded and approved to adjourn at 7:40PM