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JEFFERSON CITY, MO, OCT. 25, 2022 – Representatives from Missouri State Parks invite the public to provide input for Gen. John J. Pershing Boyhood Home State Historic Site’s conceptual development plan. A 30-day comment period will be open Oct. 25 through Nov. 23, with a survey available online at

This survey kickstarts the conceptual development planning process. Input regarding the site’s recreational opportunities, infrastructure and amenities will help guide the site’s future development.

For more information on conceptual development planning, please visit or call Ryan Dunwoody, Planning Section Chief, at 573-751-8462.

Gen. John J. Pershing Boyhood Home State Historic Site is located at 1100 Pershing Drive in Laclede.

For more information on state parks and historic sites, visit Missouri State Parks is a division of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.

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