New Ellenburg Recreation Director Chris Brooks said adding non-athletic events to the youth program would make for a richer experience.
Photo by John Grybos.
continued To help smooth his transition into office, the town will retain the previous recreation director, Gary McGee, with a $2,500 stipend for the year as an advisor.
Town Supervisor Dave Leonard updated the board on plans for a recreation field. They may have to put a good layer of sand and topsoil down to level the field, then seed it with grass before the field is ready. That would mean the rec field would have to wait until next year, and a playground could take a little longer.
“We want to get the basics done, but add to it each year,” said Leonard.