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Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks
1505 Eastover Drive, Jackson, MS, 39211
Phone: 601-432-2400

Tuesday, April 16, 2013

MDWFP to Dedicate Facilities at Roosevelt State Park

JACKSON - The Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks will hold a dedication ceremony on Thursday, April 18, at 2 p.m. at Roosevelt State Park near Morton.

The Alfreda Lodge will be renamed the Alfreda-Harris Lodge in honor of the late Carl E. Harris, Sr., who served as park manager from 1973-1999.

In addition, a plaque in honor of the late Representative Dick Livingston will be placed at the Livingston Performing Arts and Media Center. Rep. Livingston was a House of Representatives Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks Committee member for 20 years and chairman for four years from 1996-2000. For more information, contact Jim Walker at 601-432-2249.

For more information regarding parks in Mississippi, visit our website at www.mdwfp.com/parks-destinations or call us at 601-432-2199. 

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