Minot Tourism Increase | VideoRene Thibault | 2/28/2013
“They’re impacting our downtown. They’re impacting our shopping malls. They’re making more businesses want to relocate here when we are busier and leaving those sales tax dollars. It’s impacting us directly because they are going to infrastructure and economic development and property tax relief, so its helping the individual Minot citizen when these visitors are here spending dollars,” said Visit Minot Executive Director Wendy Howe.
Visit Minot plans on spending 50 percent of their budget on attracting Canadian visitors in 2013.