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JEFFERSON CITY, MO, MAY 4, 2022 – Team members from Missouri State Parks invite the public to attend informational meetings throughout the state to provide their input and comments and to ask questions about the park and its operations. Park team members will be present to answer questions and provide information.

A combined informational meeting for Current River and Echo Bluff state parks and and Roger Pryor Pioneer Backcountry will be held at 5:30 p.m. Friday, May 20 at Echo Bluff State Park in the amphitheater. Echo Bluff State Park is located 35244 Echo Bluff Drive in Eminence.

Input from the public is important to Missouri State Parks. These informational meetings and informational videos will be available for public comment in all state parks and historic sites to help create two-way communication. The meetings or videos will inform the public on the current status and future plans for the park or historic site and offer visitors the opportunity to comment on the facilities. For a list of scheduled informational meetings, visit

To learn more about this meeting, call 573-858-3015. Current River State Park is located near Salem, while Roger Pryor Pioneer Backcountry is near Eminence.

For more information on Missouri state parks and historic sites, or to view the Park and Site Status Map, visit  Missouri State Parks is a division of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.

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