November 08, 2010

News Release

For Immediate Release

"Know Your Parks" Highlights New Botanical Center

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

Opening as the newest LEED building in southwest Missouri, on this month's episode, the show highlights the new Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center. This ‘green building’ now serves as the headquarters for horticulture enthusiasts of all ages in the area.

“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 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.