“Looking at the [hotel/motel] tax, I would say that’s as good an indicator as any that travel expenditure is growing,” he said. “I would expect the total for 2013 would be greater.”
The Convention and Visitors Bureau is doing everything they can with a limited staff and budget, according to Eckman. If the Travel Association’s report is any indicator, it appears that they are making the most of it and providing positive results for the community.
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