While the exact number of visitors to the park are hard to track, Pepe said in addition to checking license plates, the nearby restaurants and businesses have been really selling Prince Arthur’s Landing to their customers.
“It’s value-added. It’s something that’s keeping visitors here in the city a little longer. They’re exploring. It’s getting them downtown and in the restaurants as well,” he said.
Pepe said they’ll be able to get a better idea of the park’s true tourism value in the fall after they sit down with their tourism partners. – Tbnewswatch July 25, 2012 see full article here
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