News Release 302

Open house and informational meeting planned Sept. 11 at Meramec State Park

Volume 39-302 (For Immediate Release)
For more information: 573-751-1010

JEFFERSON CITY, MO., SEPT. 2, 2011 -- The public is invited to bring their ideas to an open house and information meeting Sept. 11 at Meramec State Park near Sullivan. The open house will be from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the visitor center and is open to the public.

Recent accomplishments at the park and future plans will be highlighted during the open house. Visitors are invited to share comments on Meramec State Park's services and operations.

This informational meeting is part of an ongoing effort to ensure citizens have input on facilities and services offered in state parks and historic sites.

Meramec State Park is located three miles south of Sullivan off Hwy 185 South. People requiring special services or accommodations to attend the meeting can make arrangements by calling the Meramec State Park at 573-468-6072 or by calling the Missouri Department of Natural Resources toll free at 800-334-6946 (voice) or 800-379-2419 (Telecommunications Device for the Deaf). For information about state parks and historic sites, visit