April 09, 2015

Contact: Steph Deidrick

Trash Bash event promotes “No MOre Trash” at Onondaga Cave State Park April 18

The public is invited to do their part to keep unsightly litter from building up on roadways at an event at Onondaga Cave State Park in Leasburg on Saturday, April 18. Sponsored by Missouri State Parks, the Missouri Department of Conservation and the Missouri Department of Transportation, the event is part of the ongoing No MOre Trash statewide litter awareness campaign. Participants should meet at the visitor center at 10 a.m.

The day will begin with a short safety video and distribution of safety vests and trash bags. Participants should bring gloves, wear sturdy boot or shoes and dress appropriately for changing weather conditions. Refreshments will be available for those who participate.

Onondaga Cave State Park is located seven miles south of Interstate 44 on State Hwy H. For more information about the event, call the park at 573-245-6576. For more information on state parks and historic sites, visit Missouri State Parks is a division of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.