Tuesday, November 01, 2005

Tourism Packs Big Impact in Illinois

OK, the article deals with Kentucky, but the Illinois figures are at the bottom.

The Travel Industry Association of America is reporting that direct tourism expenditures in Illinois last year (2004) grew to $22.2 billion.

Now if we can just figure out a way to get better preserve our state and local historic sites using some of those expenditures we'll have it made.

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