June 2020Meeting Notes

CALL MEETING TO ORDER –    The meeting was called to order by President Bob Bailey promptly at nine AM.


The Pledge of Allegiance was recited.


NEW MEMBER   –    New member Dave Sanford was introduced to the members present.  He did not seem to be fazed when told new guys needed to pay for coffee and doughnuts for all at the next meeting.  Not sure he believed us.


READING OF LAST MONTH’S MINUTES –  Passed over by vote.


TREASURERS REPORT    – Mike R –  $671.60 Total  with the race fund being $81.35 of that total.




COURSE MAINTENANCE – Larry – We need a workday at Fruitland Park Pond.  The date set for this was June 16th at 8:00 A.M.


PUBLICITY – Dave V. – No report.


SAFETY COMMITTEE – Hadley – Stated we should be sure to use the correct locations for launching and recovery of boats and above all, be safe.


MEMBERSHIP – George M. – No report.


TRAINING – Not Available.  We need somebody to step up and put some classes together for the good of the company.


WEBMASTER – George M. – The server on our club website crashed due to a corrupted drive.   At this time, it is all repaired and back up.


OLD BUSINESS – Per President Bob – Racing is to start on June 20th if all is well.  An e-mail will be sent out on Monday, June 15th, in relation to this.


NEW BUSINESS – After discussion, it was decided that twelve (12) months of minutes will be kept on the website.  All older monthly meeting minutes will be removed.   By-laws will be kept in perpetuity.  New racing rules are to be emailed to all for approval.

Boating at Everglades has been found to be difficult due to buoy interference making for dangerous running.  We will no longer run there as a club. Individuals are welcome to run there at any time that the pond is not in use by others.


ADJOURNMENT OF MEETING – Meeting was adjourned at 9:28 A.M.


Respectfully submitted  Mike P  6-11-20