Sequestration Effects on the Parkway
On March 1, 2013, the Parkway was required to reduce its annual budget by five percent, in accordance with the sequestration provision of the Budget Control Act of 2011. Click the link to learn about visitor center, restroom, and services impacts. More »
Portion of National Scenic Trail Near Tupelo Closed to Hikers
Part of the Natchez Trace National Scenic Trail (NOT the Parkway) near Tupelo, MS, has been closed until 2015 due to construction under Tupelo's Major Thoroughfare Construction Project. Parkway travelers may expect delays, but no detours are expected. More »
01/30/2013Location: Natchz Trace Parkway Visitor Center, milepost 266 near Tupelo, MS Time: 4:00 PM to 7:30 PM Fee Information: Free Contact Name: Visitor Center Staff Contact Phone Number: 1-800-305-7417
Information will include preliminary alternatives, site characteristics, and project purpose and need. The public meeting will be held in an informal open house format where staff will be available to answer questions about the proposed project.