News Release 598

Public invited to share ideas at informational meeting at Mark Twain State Park

Volume 38-598 (For Immediate Release)
For more information: 573-751-1010

JEFFERSON CITY, MO., OCT. 15, 2010 -- The Missouri Department of Natural Resources invites you to bring your ideas to an informational meeting on Saturday, Oct. 23 at Mark Twain State Park and State Historic Site near Stoutsville. The meeting will be held from 3 to 5 p.m. at the Mark Twain Birthplace Memorial Shrine museum and is open to the public.

Representatives from the facility will provide information on future plans for the Mark Twain State Park, Mark Twain Birthplace State Historic Site and Locust Creek Covered Bridge State Historic Site. Visitors are invited to share comments and suggestions about the facility.

The Mark Twain Birthplace Memorial Shrine is located off of Highway U near Florida, Mo. Persons requiring special services or accommodations to attend the meeting can make arrangements by calling the site directly at 573-565-3440 or by calling the Department of Natural Resources toll free at 800-334-6946 (voice) or 800-379-2419 (Telecommunications Device for the Deaf). For more information on Missouri state parks and historic sites, visit