News Release 138

Contact: Steph Deidrick, 573-751-9392

July 31, 2014 Volume 42-14-138 

Informational meeting at the Battle of Island Mound State Historic Site Aug. 8

Jefferson City, Mo. - The public is invited to bring their ideas to an informational meeting at the Battle of Island Mound State Historic Site on Friday, Aug. 8. The meeting will be held at 6 p.m. at the covered shelter.

Site representatives will provide information on future plans for the facility and answer questions. Visitors are invited to share feedback and suggestions about services and operations. This informational meeting is part of an ongoing effort by Missouri State Parks to ensure citizens have input regarding the facilities and services offered in state parks and historic sites.

Battle of Island Mound State Historic Site is located west of Butler off of Highway 52 west in Bates County. Individuals requiring special services or accommodations to attend the meeting can make arrangements by calling 417-276-4259. For information about state parks and historic sites, visit mostateparks.com. Missouri State Parks is a division of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.


Celebrating 40 years of taking care of Missouri’s natural resources. To learn more visit www.dnr.mo.gov.