Finally Mother Nature
Cooperated and STMONY held a half-day
education program at
the Town of Cicero Park on May 14th
School grounds keepers, parks
personnel and little league volunteers participated in our program which
focused on maintaining baseball infields and improving sports fields.
STMONY extends its sincere
appreciation to Jody Rogers, Director of Parks and Recreation for the Town
of Cicero, for hosting the program.
Jody mentioned that she has
a relatively new staff; Bill Alley (Park Supervisor), and grounds crew;
Bill Lawrence and Brett Wood. Along with 3 seasonal workers they provide
building, facilities and grounds maintenance, for a total of 200 acres
of manicured property, encompassing 8 parks, 15 ball fields and 10 soccer
and football fields.
Jody said they are willing
to try new things, interested in getting more training and embracing new
When asked if STMONY has
been helpful to you Jody said: “We have the equipment and desire STMONY
gave us the impetus to make some changes, try new techniques and my staff
is now energized and I see a new enthusiasm in my staff. We feel these
new techniques are going to save us time and money”.