Havre preparing to cash in on summer tourism
May 9, 2002
More than 100,000 tourists passed through Havre last year, and with events in the works to make that number increase, some people are getting poised to take advantage of it.
"It is a business. It is a part of economic development," said Debbie Vandeberg, executive director of the Havre Area Chamber of Commerce.
Vandeberg attended the Governor's Conference on Tourism and Recreation April 18 and 19, where information presented showed the impact tourism has on the state, and on Havre, she said.
The Institute for Tourism and Recreation Research at the University of Montana in Missoula said more...