Columbia Parks and Recreation Moving Locations

3 years 10 months 4 weeks ago Thursday, January 16 2014 Jan 16, 2014 Thursday, January 16, 2014 4:03:00 PM CST January 16, 2014 in News
By: Eric Stoyanov, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - Columbia Parks and Recreation staff and programs have moved locations. 

Staff and programs were previously housed at the Stephens Lake Activity Center and have moved to the Waters-Moss Memorial Wildlife Area. The move includes four full-time staff as well as preschool programs, life enrichment classes and more than 50 programs and tours. 

Waters-Moss is the former headquarters of the Columbia office of the Missouri Department of Conservation. The City of Columbia took over management of the Waters-Moss Memorial Wildlife Area as part of a land swap agreement with the Missouri Department of Conservation.

The Missouri Department of Conservation has relocated its regional office to the Gans Creek Recreation Area. 

Future plans for the 110-acre Waters-Moss site include development of a small neighborhood park and converting a house on the property for rental use.

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