Illinois tourism officials to release economic impact numbers on tour

DECATUR - The Office of Tourism at the Illinois Department of Commerce is kicking off a five-day, 16 stop "Road Show" tour at the Lincoln Log Courthouse in Decatur on July 30 at 11:30 a.m.

Tourism officials will share the latest record-breaking economic impact numbers of travelers on this tour, which is making its appearance in Decatur for the first time in 20 years.  Also expected to be released are updates on visitor data, job creation, revenue growth, and tourism initiatives.

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