Department of Parks
Greenbo Lake State Resort Park Temporarily Closed Due to Water Shortage

Press Release Date:  Thursday, January 09, 2014  
Contact Information:  Gil Lawson,
502-564-4270, ext 168


GREENUP, Ky. – Greenbo Lake State Resort Park is temporarily closed due to a lack of water in the wake of severe cold weather this month.


The Greenup County park cannot get additional water because of water line breaks in the area. The park is closed until water service can be restored.


Nearby Carter Caves State Resort Park, with a lodge, restaurant and cottages, remains open. The number for Carter Caves is 1-800-325-0059.


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