Hood: 'County Needs to Hire Tourism Director'Why?
Lisa Watson McCarty, Publisher, Scott County Virginia Star
In ... business [before the Scott County Board of Supervisors], after a presentation by Joe Fuller of the Scott County Tourism Committee, Sixth District Supervisor Chad Hood suggested the board needed to hire a full-time tourism director. (link)
“As far as economic development in Scott County, if handled correctly tourism would be the fastest growing type of economic development,” said District 3 Supervisor Danny Parks. “Every day you can go by Bush Mill and there [sic] people taking pictures with an out-of-state car parked there.”Call that the Economic Impact Analysis Using the Simple "Drive By and Look At The License Plates" Multiplier.
Your tax dollars soon to be at work ...