Information Open House Scheduled for Jamestown Reservoir

Media Contact: Patience Hurley, (701) 250-4242
Mark Andersen, (406) 247-7610

For Release: April 14, 2004

BISMARCK, N.D. - The Bureau of Reclamation, in cooperation with the Stutsman County Park Board, will host an Information Open House on Tuesday, April 20. The Open House will focus on activities associated with and around Jamestown Reservoir near Jamestown, N.D.

The Open House will be at the Jamestown Law Enforcement Center in the lower level, in conference rooms one and two. The public is welcome to attend at any time between 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. There will be no formal presentation; it will be an open house format. Personnel from the agencies listed below will be stationed around the room to answer questions concerning all aspects of land, water, and recreation management at Jamestown Reservoir.

In addition to the Bureau of Reclamation, representatives from the Stutsman County Park Board, Interstate Engineering, North Dakota Department of Health, Reservoir Development Task Force, U.S. Fish and Wildlife, North Dakota Game and Fish Department, and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will be available at the open house for one-on-one conversations and to address questions.

For more information on the Open House, please contact Patience Hurley with Reclamation at either 701-250-4242 or

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