News Release 466

Bring your ideas to an informational meeting at Lewis and Clark State Park Aug. 21       

Volume 38-466 (For Immediate Release)
Contact: Sue Holst
573-751-6510 / After Hours: 573-340-9DNR (9367)

JEFFERSON CITY, MO., AUG. 13, 2010 -- The Missouri Department of Natural Resources invites you to bring your ideas to an informational meeting on Saturday, Aug. 21 at Lewis and Clark State Park near Rushville.  The informational meeting will be begin at

3 p.m. in the park’s open shelter house and is open to the public.

Recent accomplishments at the park and future plans will be highlighted during the informational meeting. Visitors are invited to share comments on the park services and operations.

This informational meeting is part of an ongoing effort by the department to ensure citizens have input on facilities and services offered in state parks and historic sites.

Lewis and Clark State Park is located approximately two miles south of Rushville on Missouri Highway 45.  People requiring special services or accommodations to attend the meeting can make arrangements by calling the park directly at 816-579-5564, or by calling the department toll free at 800-334-6946 (voice) or 800-379-2419 (Telecommunications Device for the Deaf). For information about state parks and historic sites, visit