Thursday, February 23, 2017

notice from John

Betty passed away on Friday, February 17, 2017.
Betty was a resident of Milwaukee, Wisconsin at the time of her passing.
She was married to Arnold.
A Memorial gathering for Betty will take place on Friday February 24 2017 from 1;30pm until the time of the memorial Service at 3:00pm all at Wisconsin Memorial Park - Chapel of the Chimes 13235 West Capitol Drive Brookfield Wisconsin 53005. Private interment.
In lieu of flowers the family requests donations to your favorite charity.

Thursday, February 9, 2017

February 7, 2017 Director's Meeting Minutes

MCPLA Meeting Minutes
February 7, 2017
Currie Park Club House

Meeting called to order at 6:30pm by President John Haeflinger. In attendance were officers
and directors representing the following MCPLA clubs:

Brown Deer – 3                         Currie – 2                    Dretzka –3         Grant – 4
Greenfield - 1                Oakwood –4                Whitnall - 5                               

Motion Made, seconded and carried to approve the minutes from the October 4, 2016 MCPLA meeting.

Treasurer: Ken Lauffer:
Operating Account                     $3,041.04
CAP Fund Account                    $11,343.07
Checkbook Balance                   $14,394.11
The checkbook Is reconciled through February 1, 2017

Speaker Chet Hendrickson, Milwaukee County Golf Services Manager
SYMETRA TOUR August 1-6, 2017 @ Brown Deer GC
Matt Ellis, PGA @ Greenfield GC welcomed in his first season
Andy Barrett, PGA @ Brown Deer GC 2016-2017 Wisconsin Merchandiser of the Year
Discussion/explanation regarding course improvements at MCPLA facilities
Explanation regarding new “Point of Sale” operation for Milwaukee Cnty. golf facilities
Brief discussion regarding status of proposed Brown Deer Park driving range
New dome at Currie Park scheduled to open for use November, 2017

1st Team:
No report                     

2nd Team: Brian Pederson, MCPLA 2nd Team Director:
2nd Team Captains urged to report changes to Brian Peterson asap

Tournaments: Bob Freuck, Tournament Director
Senior/Mid-Am: May 21-22, 2017 @ Grant GC  
Arnold B. Walker Championship: August 26-27 @ Whitnall

John Haeflinger:
42nd NIMAGA: Sept. 23 @ Evergreen GC. Tournament in jeopardy as NIMAGA may not be able to field team
2017 Schedule of Director’s Meetings on MCPLA web site

MCPLA CAP FUND Requests Available for Revue
Lou Patscot, Whitnall GC
Discussed proposed improvements
Request for explanation of improvements vs maintenance
Whitnall GC encouraged to provide written/confirmed proposals
Andy Barrett, PGA Brown Deer GC
Written/confirmed proposal provided for requested items
Walls/Sliding Doors Under New Deck – Cost of $1,000.00
Motion made, seconded and approved to provide funding as proposed
Landscaping – Cost of $1,700.00 Motion made, seconded and rejected* to provide funding as proposed
*Following further discussion, Landscaping – Cost of $1,500.00
Motion made, seconded and approved to provide funding as proposed

Old Business:
2016 MCPLA officers re-elected for 2017 season at October 4, 2016 Director’s Meeting

New Business:
2017 Golf Show, March 17-19, 2017
MCPLA members requested to be present at Milwaukee Cnty. Booth
Four hour participation during show hours
Sign-up sheet distributed

Motion made, seconded and approved to adjourn at 7:50 PM

 Respectfully Submitted,
Glenn Frohwirth, Secretary