August 05, 2009

News Release

For Immediate Release

August "Know Your Parks" Features Golf, Soccer

The August episode of the Springfield-Greene County Park Board’s “Know Your Parks” television show is now airing on Mediacom Connections Channel 22.

The 30-minute monthly show features Park Board programs, facilities and events. The August episode features Rivercut Golf Course, recently named the No. 1 public course in the state. The program also highlights the game of soccer and what’s happening at Lake Country Soccer. A full list of upcoming activities is available at the end of the program.

The show is available at 7 p.m., Fridays and 9 a.m. on Saturdays and Sundays throughout the month on Mediacom Channel 22. The show also will re-air on CityView, Mediacom channel 80, the City’s government channel throughout the month. Visit www.springfieldmo.gov/cityview for a monthly schedule. Viewers also can find the program on the Park Board’s homepage at www.parkboard.org or on Mediacom’s Video on Demand.

For more information, media contact: Bob Nelson, Public Information Administrator, (417) 874-2176; or Corey Riggs, Mediacom Connections Director, (417) 875-5537.