Laona Heights Sugar River Colored Sands Sugar River Two Rivers Ferguson Hartley Memorial Trask Bridge Four Lakes Pecatonica River Pecatonica Wetlands Crooked River Grove Creek Seward Bluffs Klehm Forest Preserve Severson Dells Fuller Memorial Cedar Cliff Indian Hill Hinchliff Memorial Kilbuck Bluffs Trailside Kishwaukee Gorge South Kishwaukee Gorge North Rockford Rotary Kishwaukee River Oak Ridge Blackhawk Springs Deer Run Espenscheid Memorial McKiski County Line Kieselburg Roland Olson Stone Bridge Clayton Andrews Ledges Hononegah J. Norman Jensen Millrace Isle Macktown Atwood Homestead Forest Preserve Headquarters

Board Meeting Agenda – May 15, 2019

May Agenda

Forest Preserves of Winnebago County

BOARD MEETING

Wednesday, May 15, 2019 – 5:30 PM

Forest Preserve Headquarters

A G E N D A

A.  ROLL CALL

B.  PLEDGE of ALLEGIANCE – Mike Eickman

C.  APPROVAL of MINUTES

      Minutes for April 17

D.  PUBLIC COMMENTS

                       1.  Jeremy Oster

E.  PRESENTATIONS

                       1.  Klehm

F.   UNFINISHED BUSINESS / DISCUSSION

                       1.  Chamber of Commerce Membership

G.  NEW BUSINESS

                       1.  Quarterly Finance Report

                      2.  Campground Discussion

Page        H.  ACTION ITEMS

1.                    1. Bills for April

3.                    2. Acceptance of Bids for Bunker Renovations at Atwood Homestead & The Ledges

 I. UPDATES and  REPORTS 

6.                    1. Preserve Operations

8.                    2. Land and Development

11.                  3. Golf

15.                  4. Marketing

17.                  5. Education

19.                  6. Human Resources

20.                  7. Law Enforcement

  J.  CLOSED SESSION

  K.  ANNOUNCEMENTS and COMMUNICATIONS

1.  May 18 – Nurture Nature at a R.E.A.P. Volunteer Workday at Rockford Rotary Forest Preserve, Saturday from 9:00am – 12:00pm

                         2.  May 18 – Family “Learn About Leaves” Day at Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden, Saturday                             from 9:00am – 11:00am

3.  May 29 – Wildflower Walkabout at Colored Sands Forest Preserve, Wednesday from 6:00pm – 7:30pm

4.  June 1 & 2 – Garden Fair Weekend at Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden, Saturday from 9:00am – 5:00pm and Sunday from 9:00am – 4:00pm

5.  June 8 – Hooked on Fun at Four Lakes Forest Preserve, Saturday from 9:00am – 12:00pm

6.  June 12-  Wildflower Walkabout at Kieselburg Forest Preserve, Wednesday from 6:00pm – 7:30pm

  L.  ADJOURNMENT

Next regular Board Meeting – 5:30 PM Wednesday, June 19, Macktown Living History Center

Anyone wishing to address the Board must call 815-877-6100 or email kknapp@winnebagoforest.org in advance of the meeting.