August 31, 2009

News Release

For Immediate Release

September "Know Your Parks" Now Airing

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

The 30-minute monthly show features Park Board programs, facilities and events. On the September episode, Outdoor Initiatives, Ozark Greenways and indoor tennis programs are highlighted. The program was taped at Valley Water Mill Park, on Springfield’s northeast side. At the end of the program, an overview of fall family activities is listed.

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 for a monthly schedule. Viewers also can find the program on the Park Board’s homepage at 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.