Travel and Tourism Committee Update
January 16, 2013

Governor Cuomo gives his 2013 State of the State Address

The Governor gave his 2013 State of the State speech which gave many insights into his main policy objectives for the coming year. For the second year Tourism was a prominent part of his speech. Below are the Tourism related items include:

Your Feedback Needed!

The Business Council is looking for your feedback on what the Governor outlined, particularly the Governor's Phase One implementation plan for enhanced casino gaming, Market NY and Taste NY programs. Should the State start funding marketing initiatives at the regional level or continue to fund at the county level in addition to the I Love NY efforts?