O’Brien park boat launch construction begins Monday

            MARINE ON ST. CROIX — The boat launch and attached lower parking lot at William O’Brien State Park are scheduled to undergo construction Monday through Oct. 15, the state Department of Natural Resources announced Friday.

The launch will be closed until the project is complete. Canoe and kayak rentals are available through the park office until Monday, but will be unavailable for the duration of the project.

Check the “Visitor Alert!” box on the state park website (http://www.dnr.state.mn.us/state_parks/william_obrien/index.html) for updates.

For more information, contact William O’Brien State Park Manager Wayne Boerner at 651-433-0500.