Golf Course Staffing Dominates Primghar Council Meeting
April 16, 2020
The City of Primghar took the Primghar Golf Course under its umbrella in 2018. It serves as part of the community's Parks and Recreation offerings. The course is known across Iowa as one of the best 9-hole courses in the state and attracts golfers from all over. It also serves as a meeting location for a variety of events such as Primghar's "Haunted Village" or RAGBRAI. But its financial performance has been lackluster.
Dan Schnell was hired in 2019 after the resignation of long-time superintendent Mark Coady. Schnell also does grounds keeping at the Hartley golf course. His wife, Jodi, ass...