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Disc Fanatics of Kansas   February 6, 2013 at 2:00pm

Fairmont Design - Weekly Schedule Update

Yes, the Fairmont Design process is still underway.

As you'll see below, Adam Johnson has been added to the schedule. As of right now there are still openings for YOU to display a course concept YOU created (see list & information below).

The temporary signs marking general Tee & Basket locations are very visible (brightly colored) and will be in place all week of each week. Please find some free time each week to go check out each week's concept. (Note, please remember this is a design process so fairways may be very rough in places... )


Rick Petrie: 1/28 thru 2/1 (ENDED)
Jon Tveite: 2/2 thru 2/8 (CURRENT)
Mark Kewley: 2/9 thru 2/15
Kevin Clouse : 2/16 thru 2/22
LCM ICE BOWL: 2/23
( open ): 2/23 thru 3/1 .... (set-up after end of Ice Bowl)
Adam Johnson: 3/2 thru 3/8
( * open ): ...

Date ranges marked as " (open) " are available on a first come basis. Please submit (via e-mail) your proposed course map to [email redacted] to get on the schedule. * Additional weeks can be added to the schedule if nessarry.

Dimond Cutter   February 7, 2013 at 3:12pm

there are things that I like and dislike about both layouts to date. There will probably be things that I like and dislike about the final chosen layout. What are we trying to accomplish here? Are we to find the most popular layout, then discuss variations on that layout? Or are we identifyling ... more

Jon Tveite   February 7, 2013 at 4:20pm

We had a meeting a few weeks ago and arrived at this as the best way we could think of to try out different ideas. If no particular layout is favored by consensus, we will seek consensus on particular holes and then see what holes from other layouts can be made to work with them. It could require a bit of negotiation, but I think we'll arrive at something good.

Dimond Cutter   February 7, 2013 at 5:07pm

I have nothing but 100% faith in yall

Dimond Cutter   February 7, 2013 at 5:08pm

trying to find a map to mock up and submit

Jon Tveite   February 7, 2013 at 6:56pm

I just sent you my e-mail through a private message.

Rick Petrie   February 7, 2013 at 10:56pm

I can also shed some light on the plan. The "negotiation" Jon speaks of will take place in our standard meeting location (Manhattan Pub. Library) after all layouts have been displayed on-site. This meeting date has not yet been set, but all DFOK players will be encouraged to attend. I can ... more

Rick Petrie   February 7, 2013 at 10:59pm

In addition to designing this expansion, weu2019re also going to need to raise some fund$ for this project, plus have a few work days to help Riley Co. with construction/clean-up needsu2026 Stay tuned for more detailed information.

Rick Petrie   February 7, 2013 at 11:22pm

Dimond, Glad you chimed in on the Fairmont Park project. It would be great if you have time to put together a design (or help in any way).

Dimond Cutter   February 8, 2013 at 4:37pm

Yeah it is pretty cool seeing this take shape! Do you have a map of the first layout? Unfortunately, I can't remember most of it. I just did a design but I am going to go to Fairmont this evening to tweak it before I submit it.

Rick Petrie   February 8, 2013 at 11:51pm

Dimond, If you plan to get involved to the level of creating a layout & reserving a week, we need to get you hooked up with our DFOK Planning Google Group. That's where the heavy duty planning & documents are being posted. Plus, you will want to attend the our DFOK meeting when we summarize all proposed layouts, then create our hybrid layout (Hint to Jon).