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JEFFERSON CITY, MO, JUNE 1, 2023 – Plan now to attend any of three public meetings to be held for state parks and historic sites throughout the state in June.

Input from the public is important to Missouri State Parks. These informational meetings are being held virtually or in person in all state parks and historic sites to help create two-way communication with the public. The meetings 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.

The public is invited to attend these informational meetings to provide input and comments and ask questions about the park and sites and their operations. Park team members will be present to answer questions and provide information.

Upcoming meeting schedule:

6 p.m. Thursday, June 15: Open house-style meeting for Robertsville State Park in Shelter A at 902 State Park Drive in Robertsville. For more information, call 636-257-3788.

7-8 p.m. Saturday, June 17: Open house-style meeting for Mark Twain State Park, Mark Twain Birthplace and Union Covered Bridge state historic sites. The meeting will be held at theamphitheater in the campground at Mark Twain State Park located on Shrine Road in Florida. For more information, call 573-248-9980.

6 p.m. Thursday, June 29: Town hall-style meeting for Roaring River and Big Sugar Creek state parks at the River Shelter in Roaring River State Park, 12716 Farm Road 2239 in Cassville. For more information, call 417-847-2539.
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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