A public meeting will be held Tuesday evening regarding the Bothwell Lodge State Historic Site.  Click to hear KMZU’s Kristie Cross talk to administrator Marissa Cowen:

Marissa Cowen

“The agenda items will include the fiscal year 2013 budget, any on-going maintenance and repair projects that we have in the park, as well as a briefing on the state park youth corp program and how successful it has been for the past couple of years,” said Cowen,” We will also highlight the projects we were able to complete through this program.  In addition, we will explain a couple of upcoming special events.”

Cowen says this will be a great opportunity for interested citizens to voice their opinions and ask questions of local and state representatives.

The meeting is scheduled to begin at 7:00 p.m. on the lodge breezeway.

Press Release:

The public is invited to bring their ideas to an informational meeting Tuesday, Sept. 11 at Bothwell Lodge State Historic Site near Sedalia. Sponsored by Missouri State Parks, the meeting will begin at 7 p.m. outdoors on the lodge breezeway.

Representatives from Missouri State Parks will provide information on future plans for the facility and answer questions. Visitors are invited to share comments and suggestions about the site’s services and operations.

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

Bothwell Lodge State Historic Site is located seven miles north of Sedalia, off Highway 65 on Bothwell State Park Road in Pettis County. People requiring special services or accommodations to attend the meeting can make arrangements by calling the facility directly at 660-827-0510. For more information on Missouri state parks and historic sites, visit mostateparks.com. Missouri State Parks is a division of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.