News Release 161

Informational meeting planned June 2 for Morris State Park

Volume 39-161 (For Immediate Release)
For more information: 573-751-1010

JEFFERSON CITY, MO., MAY 23, 2011 – The public is invited to bring their ideas to an informational meeting on Thursday, June 2 at Morris State Park near Campbell. The meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m. at the park’s overlook.

Representatives from Missouri State Parks will discuss what has taken place at the park during the past year and what is being planned for the upcoming year. Staff will answer questions and invite the public to share comments on the park and its services.

The meeting is part of an ongoing effort to ensure the public has input on facilities and services provided in state parks and historic sites.

Morris State Park is located five miles north of Campbell on Route WW in Dunklin County. People requiring special services or accommodations to attend the meeting can make arrangements by calling Hunter-Dawson State Historic Site at 573-748-5340 or the Department of Natural Resources toll free at 800-334-6946 (voice) or 800-379-2419 (Telecommunications Device for the Deaf). For more information about state parks and historic sites, visit