Shutdown Slams North Carolina Tourism

Oct 2, 2013

Tourism in the Blue Ridge Parkway could be impacted by the shutdown
Credit steviep187 via flickr


Just because you don’t work for the federal government does not mean you are immune from the effects of the shutdown.

Tourism in North Carolina could be particularly hard hit by National Park Services closures. Host Frank Stasio speaks with News & Observer reporter Martha Quillin; and Phil Francis, former superintendent of the Blue Ridge Parkway about the effect of the shutdown on tourism along the coast and in the mountains.