When: Tue., Oct. 18, 9-11 a.m. 2016
How do our natural resources support our local economy through tourism? How do other similar communities leverage their recreational activities to attract entrepreneurs and new businesses? How does shopping local have an effect on the economy? Learn all this and more in this fascinating program from Dr. Steve Morse, Director and Economist at the Hospitality Tourism Program, College of Business at Western Carolina University. Municipal officials, local business owners, local planners, and area residents are encouraged to attend. Registration required.