News Release 150

Contact: Steph Deidrick, 573-751-9392

Aug. 22, 2014 Volume 42-14-150 

Informational meeting for two Northeast Missouri state historic sites Sept. 4

Jefferson City, Mo. - The public is invited to bring their ideas to an informational meeting regarding the Battle of Athens and Iliniwek Village state historic sites on Thursday, Sept. 4. The meeting will be held at 6 p.m. in the site residence at Battle of Athens State Historic Site.

Site representatives will provide information on future plans for the facility and answer questions. Visitors are invited to share feedback and suggestions about services and operations. This informational meeting is part of an ongoing effort by Missouri State Parks to ensure citizens have input regarding the facilities and services offered in state parks and historic sites.

Battle of Athens State Historic Site is located 13 miles north of Kahoka on Highway 81, then 4 miles east on CC. Individuals requiring special services or accommodations to attend the meeting can make arrangements by calling 660-877-3871. For information about state parks and historic sites, visit mostateparks.com. Missouri State Parks is a division of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.


Celebrating 40 years of taking care of Missouri’s natural resources. To learn more visit www.dnr.mo.gov.