Joe Siciliano

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Texas Barbecue Restaurant with Liquor License Opening Soon at The Griff

Parks & Rec director Joe Siciliano described Steve Leininger, who plans to open Back Country Barbecue at the Griff some time in May as “a business man and real go-getter.” The barbecue will supplement the golfers menu which includes breakfast and lunch, and grill items in addition to wraps and club sandwiches. In more Parks & Rec news the concession stands contract at Tod’s Point has been awarded to William Bartlik, who has been a familiar face at the Island Beach concession for years. Continue Reading →

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Bruce Spaman Retires as Greenwich’s Tree Warden after 16 Years

Greenwich’s Tree Warden Bruce Spaman is retiring after 16 years on the job. One of his proudest accomplishments is establishing the all organic maintenance of Greenwich’s parks. Since 2008, there have been no inorganic fertilizers or pesticides used in the parks. Continue Reading →

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Parks & Rec Update: Online Beach Pass Renewal, Deficient Hamill Rink, Pool Update

The tentative date for an opening ceremony of the Greenwich Pool at Byram Park is June 2. Opening day would be June 3 would be opening day. Dorothy Hamill Rink has code violations and is not regulation size. There is an RFP for $30,000 to update the Hamill Rink 2004 evaluation study. Continue Reading →

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Just a Few Months until Opening of Greenwich Pool in Byram Park

Parks & Rec director Joe Siciliano said when the pool opens in late may or early June, the intent is to have some swim lessons, aerobics, lap swimming and day camps, but not initially. “We want people to be able to come and have the experience of using it,” he said. Continue Reading →

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