September 2021 – Meeting Minutes

Meeting of the Four Corners Rifle and Pistol Club 9/28/2021

Meeting brought to order by President Mike Upchurch @ 6:33 with the pledge of allegiance

There were 18 members present

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Secretary Jenn Reynolds read the July Minutes – motioned and passed

Treasurer Anita Mayhew presented the treasurer’s report for August motioned and passed. Motioned and passed. The ending balance for the Month of August was $87,131.91

September which was motioned and passed. The ending balance for the Month of September was $87,683.77

Gate Update

Chuck Wark – Combo Lock on the Walk-Through Gate?  Not everyone loves the idea of the combination lock.  Motion that we use a key lock (re-key existing lock to use the same key as 500 yd range) Motioned and passed. Plink off brought in $170

BIA proposal

  • Baldwin / BIA range use proposal. See handout.
  • Cost
  • RSO
  • Can they use another range that is owned by SO or PD?
  • Mic – a problem as a club – will the state attempt to remove us.
    • Mancos Marshall has its own range
    • Park Service might be using our range still
    • State Patrol might be using our range still

Talk about the State Land Trust –

  • Latest phone call with Alamosa – Money-making business – 1803 Thomas Jefferson Land Trust – BEST Program. Solar and wind are more than likely not a threat.

Return to BIA

  • Jim Kingery proposes – to send them to SO and will come back if SO won’t let them use. Motioned and Passed

Indoor Range

  • Mowed Weed
  • Winterize evaporate cooler
  • Fix fan in the heater
  • Fix igniter
  • Re-check patch on the roof to make sure it is still good

Look at purchasing Cortez Trap Club – will get a handout from Anita

  • A member from Florida won’t give an answer.
  • Does not have a natural backstop,
  • Subdivision on Northside might complain about the noise

Look at purchasing Wild Wild Rest – will get a handout from Anita

Rimfire / Centerfire Bench Rest

  • Buy bulk ammo to sell to shooters – has the same ammo across the board.
  • Need FFL to sell ammo – combine cost with match fees

Need another signer for checks

Need a backup for the secretary

Memberships will be good for the full calendar year

Pistol League fees – First Week of November $25 / $40

Springfield XD 9mm – Cartridge was blown out at the base – Call Springfield.  Ammo problem – Winchester Recall – 9mm after 3/25 – Undercharge.  Possible for overcharge as well.

Adjourn 8:06

Four Corners Rifle and Pistol Club

Four Corners Rifle and Pistol Club

Club BBQ - Aug 30th @ 5:30 at the Outdoor Range. Must RSVP! Sign up for gate orientation to get your key card