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Some causeway camping areas will reopen today

Published: Friday, July 5, 2013 1:15 a.m. CDT

THOMSON – Parts of the Thomson Causeway Recreation Area will reopen at noon today after being closed for flooding.

Campsites with electrical hookups in Potter’s Marsh and shower buildings with flush toilets will be available. The boat ramp, playgrounds, group picnic shelters, and amphitheater also are open.

The Hickory Point and Riverbirch Camping Loops remain closed.

Go to www.recreation.gov or call 815-259-3628 for more information.

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