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Ocala Forest shooting range to close briefly for repairs

News Release

Thursday, May 26, 2011

Media contact: Joy Hill, 352-258-3426

The Ocala Shooting Range in the Ocala National Forest will be closed for repairs May 31 - June 15. Broken concrete and sidewalks will be repaired, which will make it easier for those with disabilities to navigate.

The Ocala Shooting Range is on Forest Road 88 and is a popular recreational shooting facility managed by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission.

For more information call 352-625-2804.



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