In a policy statement, the Chamber announces support of Asheville Buncombe Hotel Association’s proposed changes to the occupancy tax.
A guest commentary in Asheville Citizen Times by Jim Muth, Executive Director of the Asheville Buncombe Hotel Association and former member of BCTDA.
The Asheville Buncombe Hotel Association has developed a proposal for changes to the laws that govern the use of the occupancy tax in Buncombe County.
“Tourism is a positive. It’s a piece of the economy and supports other segments, like professional and business services,” says Kit Cramer of the Asheville Chamber.
An overview of the achievements of the Chow Chow festival and clarification on sponsorship recently approved by Buncombe County Tourism Development Authority.
“We understand that it is critical to preserve, protect and grow sustainably for the mutual benefit of residents and visitors alike,” says President & CEO Stephanie Brown.