News Release 305

Informational meeting planned Sept. 16 for Thousand Hills State Park

Volume 39-305 (For Immediate Release)
For more information: 573-751-1010

JEFFERSON CITY, MO., SEPT. 8, 2011 – The public is invited to bring their ideas to an informational meeting on Friday, Sept. 16 at Thousand Hills State Park near Kirksville. The meeting will be held from 6 to 7 p.m. at the Thousand Hills State Park Point Shelter House and is open to the public.

Representatives from the facility will provide information on future plans for the facility and answer questions. Visitors are invited to share comments and suggestions about the facility.

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

Thousand Hills State Park is located at the end of Highway 157 near Kirksville. People requiring special services or accommodations to attend the meeting can make arrangements by calling the site directly at 660-665-6995 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