Sundberg, Mick Dodds, Matthew Evingson, Andrea Grygo, Mike Miller, Bill
called to order by A Sundberg 7:58 pm
motion to approve February 9, 2010 minutes, second M Evingson, motion approved.
balance $11,806.08, savings balance $2700.30.Paid $550.0 for Minnesota Series Guide Book. Transfer of $1000 from
checking to savings.
Bike swap at Continental.Need volunteers for checking in bikes,
mechanics, pricing, April 17-18th. Proceeds benefit the United Way.
Minnesota series guide book; A Sundberg motion to
pay $325 for COGGS advertising balance, second M Evingson, approved.
Duluth Workforce Development Opportunity
Program for kids 16-21, crew of 4-6 students
working 25h/wk for 6-8 weeks, paid by City of Duluth. Darryl offered to
be trail supervisor. COGGS needs to train potential supervisor; First Aid
kit, water must be on site, supervisor ensures students sign in/out. IMBA
training in May, work in June, July.Gus will work with workforce to choose students. A Sundberg motion
to hire a supervisor to work with Duluth Workforce, second M Evingson,
Discussion on payment of supervisor.A Sundberg motion to pay supervisor
$15/hour, second M Evingson, approved.
National Trails Day options (June 5th):
Piedmont – 500’ reroute, some bridges;
possibility of getting in earlier with current weather
SHT, City of Duluth, Forest Service big event at
Hartley on trails day.Opportunity
to raise money (table in nature center), could also be doing trail work
Highest priority trail work will be worked on
that day (likely Lester)
Membership drive: highlights Specialized Globe raffle
and $1000 match (if there are 50 memberships before June 1st)
Calendar of events (alt date for GGG 10/2)
Open/Closed signs on trails (should be out in
April), trail riding etiquette
Telemark Trail for weekend
Bill will call and reserve lodge for the weekend
Must cost < $10, merino wool 6” socks; black
sock with white cog.A Sundberg
motion to approve, second M Evingson, approved.
8.Ordering “Like the Trail” Signs
3” x 5” sign $5.50/sign for acrylic material.
Membership forms coming in
COGGS.com domain needs to be renewed. A Sundberg
motion to purchase for 5 years, A Grygo second, approved.
How to motivate to build membership?
Membership forms at trailheads
Signs – like the trail, join COGGS
Social, fun event with opportunities to meet
others that mountain bike.Weekly
night rides. Riding workshops.
A Sundberg motion
to adjourn, second B Schwalbe, approved at 9:01 pm.
4/8/10 - Special
motion by M Evingson to approve the purchase of treated pine lumber and 25 lbs
of screws from Campbells; approximately $900 total purchase, A Sundberg second,