JoAnn Osmond

Plan Receives House Approval
2:20 pm
Tue March 27, 2012

Illinois Might Charge State Park Entry Fee

Storm damage at Argyle Lake State Park in McDonough County

The Illinois House approved a measure that would allow the Department of Natural Resources to charge an annual fee for admission to state parks.

Representative JoAnn Osmond (R-Antioch) said the legislation does not spell out how much should be charged, but she expected the annual fee will be about $25.

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