September 10, 2010

News Release

For Immediate Release

"Know Your Parks" Features Lost Hill Area

The September episode of the Springfield-Greene County Park Board’s “Know Your Parks” television show continues to air on Mediacom Connections Channel 22 and is also streaming online at http://bit.ly/KYPSeptember.

On the September episode of Know Your Parks, viewers will learn more about one of the Park Board's newest locations, Lost Hill Park Natural Resource Area. From sitting down with the former property owner to discovering the trail and program opportunities associated with the property, viewers will discover why this park is so unique.

“Know Your Parks” shows are available at 7 p.m., Fridays and 9 a.m. on Saturdays and Sundays throughout the month on Mediacom Channel 22. The show also re-airs on CityView, Mediacom channel 80 and 80.1, 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.