|Free Fishing Weekend at JCPRD Parks|
The Johnson County Park and Recreation District has established the weekend of Saturday, June 1 and Sunday, June 2 as a Free Fishing Weekend in District parks. This will coincide with the State of Kansas' "Free Fishing Days" in State Parks.
Fishing, boating, and archery permits will be waived on these days in the District parks where these activities are normally allowed as follows:
Shawnee Mission Park Fishing, Boating
(7900 Renner Road, Shawnee/Lenexa) & Archery
Heritage Park Fishing & Boating
(16050 Pflumm Road, Olathe)
Thomas S. Still Memorial Park Fishing
(12500 W. 119th St., Overland Park)
Antioch Park Fishing
(6501 Antioch, Merriam)
Kill Creek Park Boating
(11670 Homestead Lane, Olathe) NO FISHING ALLOWED AT THIS
PARK AT THIS TIME!
Fishing permits have also been waived by the state of Kansas for this weekend, allowing fishing without a state license as well. This is the only time each year license requirements are waived.
For more information, call Mike Ray, Superintendent of Park Safety & Interpretation, at 9913) 438-7275 Voice, or (913) 831-3342 TDD.