News Release 371

Informational meeting planned Nov. 10 for St. Joe State Park and Missouri Mines State Historic Site

Volume 39-371 (For Immediate Release)
For more information: 573-751-1010

JEFFERSON CITY, MO., NOV. 2, 2011 -- The public is invited to bring their ideas to an informational meeting Thursday, Nov. 10 at Missouri Mines State Historic Site in Park Hills. The meeting, which will also cover issues about St. Joe State Park, will be held from 3 to 5 p.m. at the site's museum.

Recent accomplishments at the park and site will be highlighted during this open house. The agenda will include an update on the remedial action work plan under way at St. Joe State Park. Visitors are invited to share comments on the services and operations of St. Joe State Park and Missouri Mines State Historic Site.

These informational meeting are part of ongoing effort by Missouri State Parks to ensure the public has input on services and facilities offered in state parks and historic sites.

Missouri Mines State Historic Site is located on Highway 32 in Park Hills. People requiring special services or accommodations to attend the meeting can make arrangements by calling the historic site directly at 573-431-6226 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 information about state parks and historic sites, visit