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News Release 144

Contact: Steph Deidrick, 573-751-9392
                steph.deidrick@dnr.mo.gov

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Aug. 11, 2014 Volume 42-14-144 

Informational meeting at Pershing State Park Aug. 23

Jefferson City, Mo. - The public is invited to bring their ideas to an informational meeting at Pershing State Park on Saturday, Aug. 23. The meeting will be held at 7 p.m. in the amphitheater at the campground.

Park 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.

Pershing State Park is located on 18 miles east of Chillicothe or seven miles west of Brookfield on Highway 36 in Linn County. The park’s campground is located approximately one mile south of Highway 36 on Missouri Route 130. Individuals requiring special services or accommodations to attend the meeting can make arrangements by calling the facility directly at 660-963-2299. For information about state parks and historic sites, visit mostateparks.com. Missouri State Parks is a division of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.

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