News Release 347

Informational meeting planned Oct. 15 at Confederate Memorial State Historic Site

Volume 39-347 (For Immediate Release)
For more information: 573-751-1010

JEFFERSON CITY, MO., OCT. 11, 2011 -- The public is invited to attend an informational meeting Saturday, Oct. 15 to discuss issues related to Confederate Memorial State Historic Site in Higginsville. The meeting will be held from 10 to 11:30 a.m. in the chapel.
Representatives from the site will be on hand to provide information about the historic site and answer questions. Staff will discuss the recent wind and tree damage and current operations at the facility.
This informational meeting is part of an ongoing effort to ensure citizens have input on facilities and services offered in state parks and historic sites.
Confederate Memorial State Historic Site is located on 211 West First St. in Higginsville. People requiring special services or accommodations to attend the meeting can make arrangements by calling the historic site directly at 660-259-4654 or by calling the Missouri Department of Natural Resources toll free at 800-334-6946 (voice) or 800-379-2419 (Telecommunications Device for the Deaf ). For more information about Missouri state parks and historic sites, visit