Announcements included the selection of participants in the 2019 Melrose Leadership Academy, introduction of the all-new electric riding Greensmaster eTriFlex model, enhancements to the Toro® ProStripe® 560 walk-behind mower and striping unit, the Lynx® 7.0 Central Control system, the INFINITY® RAZOR™ kit to streamline irrigation system maintenance, and a partnership with the ANNIKA Foundation’s Share My Passion…
The county-owned golf course in Wayne, N.J., hosted a charity golf outing in late July that was sponsored by the Sunrise Gentlemen’s Club of Paterson, N.J. The New York, N.Y., NBC affiliate captured video of the event, prompting an investigation by the county administrator.
In addition to his fitting surname, as the newly elected President of the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America, Peter J. Grass of Hilands GC in Billings, Mont. brings the unique perspective of a nine-hole facility to his new post.
To facilitate a relaxed and productive exchange of ideas, Town and Country Club offers an off-site employee field trip with General Manager Vincent Tracy.
The Golf Industry Show will continue its three-city rotation with Orlando, San Antonio and San Diego through the end of the decade, it was announced in Orlando. Also at this year’s show, Keith Ihms, CGCS, Director of Grounds Maintenance at the Country Club of Little Rock (Ark.), was elected President of the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GCSAA).
A complete interior renovation, combined with fresh approaches to amenities and operations, has revived one of the Northeast’s grandest properties.