News Release 529

Informational meeting planned Sept. 25 at Wakonda State Park

Volume 38-529 (For Immediate Release)
Contact: Sue Holst

JEFFERSON CITY, MO, SEPT. 9, 2010 -- The Missouri Department of Natural Resources invites you to bring your ideas to an informational meeting Saturday, Sept. 25  at Wakonda State Park near La Grange. The meeting will be held from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the park’s beach house.

Representatives from the park will be on hand to answer questions and discuss the current status of the park. The public is invited to share comments about the park and its services.

The informational meeting is part of an ongoing effort by the department to ensure that the public has input on services and facilities provided in state parks and historic sites.

People requiring special accommodations or services to attend the meeting can call the park at 573- 655-2280 or the Department of Natural Resources 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