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May 8, 2013

National Travel and Tourism Week makes positive impact locally

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MILLEDGEVILLE —

According to the U.S. Travel Association, National Travel and Tourism Week is annually recognized during the first full week in May. The tradition was established when the U.S. Congress passed a joint resolution in 1983 designating the week to be celebrated in May. In a White House ceremony, President Ronald Reagan signed a Presidential Proclamation urging citizens to observe the week with “the appropriate ceremonies and activities.”

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