Tourism Benefits Virginia Main Streets

Governor Bob McDonnell recently announced that visitors to Virginia generated $20.4 billion in revenue in 2011, an 8 percent increase from 2010. In 2011, tourism in Virginia supported 207,000 jobs, an increase of nearly 2 percent in employment, and provided more than $1.32 billion in state and local taxes.  Virginia’s Main Streets are popular tourist destinations for … More Tourism Benefits Virginia Main Streets