Pinehurst Country ClubGreen Committee Meeting January 10, 2013
Agenda Chairperson Report – Erich Tiepel Approval of minutes General Manager’s Report – Loren Pippin Grounds Report – Steve Sarro Driving Range Status Report on Safety Nets Discussion on Integrated Plan Course Preview Tree Care Winter Care for Trees Update on DuPont Imprelis Tee boxes Winter/Spring Schedule Sand replacement in bunkers Winter/Spring Schedule Water Update Harriman Construction Water Supply Acquisition Status – Paul Motzkus Outlook on 2013 Water Spring/Summer schedule for turf maintenance Update on Native Area Plans New Business
Tanner Consulting Hired to create ball trajectory study and recommend options for improving the safety and overall health of the driving range. Improvements take into account variables such as elevation, club speed, temperature, etc. Developed four options for improvements. Combinations of options can be implemented as well.
Tree Care Pruning will begin in January Seeking arborist hazardous opinion on cottonwood fate on #7 green. Removing dead trees on 2, 14, 15 Imprelis Update
Tee Boxes Fall of 2012: forward tees on Pfluger #2 & #6. Increased tee space, due to open in spring of 2013.
18 Fairway Bunker Management Goal: Perform the model bunker for Pinehurst CC and future bunker renovations. Removed contaminated sand Replace drain lines Re-sod edges Install irrigation Apply liner to prevent future contamination Install sand
HarrimanConstructionCompleted outletstructure was pouredincorrectly the first timeand is the reason fordelays.The dam inspector waspleased with the damoverall this week.Denver Water hopes tobegin filling byFebruary.
HarrimanConstructionThese gauges manageflow for the JohnsonLateral and eventuallythe Ft. Logan Ditch.
HarrimanConstructionBear Creek is currentlyrunning near 10 cfs.Since November1st, Bowles Reservoirand Soda Lakes havebeen filling.Once Harriman isready to fill, it has firstpriority to fill.
2013 TurfMaintenance1. Identify more areas ofthe course that cansustain lowermaintenance inputs2. Aesthetically pleasingareas out of play3. Lesswater, mowing, fertilizer4. Over seed withnative or droughttolerant turfgrassspecies