Public Hearings On Tourism Tax

The Delaware County Tourism Advisory Board is conducting a series of public meetings to get input on plans to distribute over $77,000 in occupancy tax receipts collected in 2016.

Revenue from the 2-percent tax collected by hotel and lodging operators goes to promote and develop the tourism industry within the county.

The next meeting takes place Thursday at the Hancock Town Hall with future meetings set for March 2 aat the Stamford Town Hall in Hobart and March 6 at the Middletown Town Hall in Margaretvilleville.