September 06, 2019

Contact: Communications Office

Big Oak Tree State Park hosts public information meeting Sept. 21

JEFFERSON CITY, MO, SEPT. 6, 2019 – Representatives from Missouri State Parks invite the public to an informational meeting about Big Oak Tree State Park at 1 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 21, at the picnic shelter in the day-use area.

Representatives from the park will be on hand to provide information about the park and to answer questions. The public is invited to share comments and ask questions about the park and its operations.

Input from the public is important to Missouri State Parks. These informational meetings, which are being held in all state parks and historic sites, help create two-way communication with the public. The meetings give staff the opportunity to let people know the current status and future plans for the parks and historic sites, and they offer visitors the opportunity to comment on the facilities.

Big Oak Tree State Park is located 15 miles south of East Prairie on Highway 102. For more information about the meeting, call the park at 649-0045.

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