Southern Illinois working to bring back tourists
EDWARDSVILLE — Unique ideas, cooperative efforts and more workers will be needed to revive the Madison County’s tourism industry following the pandemic, according to area businesses and officials.
On Thursday, state Sen. Rachelle Crowe, D-Glen Carbon, hosted a Senate Tourism & Hospitality Committee hearing at Buckminster Fuller Dome on Southern Illinois University’s campus in Edwardsville. What she heard were business tales of surviving COVID-19 and concerns for the area’s future.[ad_2]