Department of Parks
Jenny Wiley State Resort Park Hosts ‘Operation Clean Sweep’ March 15

Press Release Date:  Friday, February 28, 2014  
Contact Information:  Trinity Shepherd,


PRESTONSBURG, Ky. – Jenny Wiley State Resort Park will hold its “Operation Clean Sweep” to pick up trash in the park and around Dewey Lake on March 15.


Registration starts at 9 a.m. at the golf course parking lot. A cookout will be held for volunteers at noon. “Operation Clean Sweep” T-shirts will be given to volunteers who pick up two bags of trash.


For more information, call Trinity Shepherd at 606-889-1790.


Jenny Wiley State Resort Park offers something for everyone. Located on the 1,100-acre Dewey Lake, the park has a lodge and conference center as well as fishing, boating swimming and more. The park also has cottages, a campground and a restaurant. For more information, visit or call 1-800-325-0142.






The Kentucky State Park System is composed of 49 state parks plus an interstate park shared with Virginia. The Department of Parks, an agency of the Tourism, Arts and Heritage Cabinet, operates 17 resort parks with lodges -- more than any other state. For more information on Kentucky parks, visit our website at