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Discover Halifax Tourism Agency Forecasts $2.3 Million Hit – Part II With Ross Jefferson

May 30, 2020 | Business

By Andrew Macdonald

The Discover Halifax tourist agency collects a hotel levy to operate its marketing office, per a hotel tax on each guest.

With the pandemic shutting down hotel bookings, it means the agency, formerly known as Destination Halifax is not going to generate the revenue it historically reaches in a good year.

“We are forecasting a significant loss

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