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Jan 28, 2013 until further notice
Missouri’s forests are being threatened and you can help protect them. The emerald ash borer (EAB), an exotic beetle that has killed millions of ash trees in the northern, central and eastern United States, has been found in Missouri. The spread of EAB and other destructive forest pests has been .....
Jul 3, 2012 until further notice
Sections of the ORV riding area will be temporarily closed while lead remediation activities are being conducted. These restricted work zones have been implemented to ...
Feb 10, 2012 until further notice
The bicycle lane on the I-370 bridge over the Missouri River in St. Charles is closed to allow for a temporary fourth traffic lane between Earth City Expressway and ...
Jun 1, 2011 until further notice

Due to damage from 2011 Missouri River flooding, Big Lake State Park remains closed until further notice.  As repairs are completed and areas reopened, updates will be provided.

Feb 27, 2011 until further notice

Pets, food and disposable containers are not allowed on the trail to the shut-ins.  This includes disposable drink containers.  Please be prepared by bringing drinking water in a non-disposable container.

Feb 27, 2011 until further notice
The old Route 66 bridge that goes through the park has been permanently closed. Click here for more information. Note: With the closing of the Old Route 66 Bridge, there are ...
Feb 25, 2011 until further notice
St. Joe State Park's location in the old "Lead Belt" and the associated mine tailings used for off-road vehicle riding represent a unique management challenge. The Department ...
Feb 25, 2011 until further notice

Milling demonstrations have been suspended until repairs to the mill are made. Tours will still be offered, but the milling demonstration will not be included.