News Release 570

Informational meeting planned Oct. 16 for Lake of the Ozarks State Park

Volume 38-570 (For Immediate Release)
Contact: Sue Holst

JEFFERSON CITY, MO, SEPT. 29, 2010 -- The Missouri Department of Natural Resources will hold an informational meeting on Saturday, Oct. 16, at Lake of the Ozarks State Park near Kaiser. The meeting will be held at 6 p.m. in the shelter house located off Hwy. 134, just past the equestrian riding stables.

Recent accomplishments including the State Parks Youth Corps projects completed this year and the new equestrian concession at the park will be discussed.  Future plans for the park will be highlighted. Visitors will be invited to share comments on the park’s goals and objectives.

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

The park entrance to Lake of the Ozarks State Park is located at the junction of Highway 42 and Highway 134 in Kaiser. Persons requiring special services or accommodations to attend the meeting can make arrangements by calling the park directly at 573-648-2696 or by calling the department’s toll free number at 800-334-6946 (voice) or 800-379-2419 (Telecommunications Device for the Deaf).  For information about state parks and historic sites, visit