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Governor Pritzker Announces Record Tourism Growth in Illinois

Governor Pritzker Announces Record Tourism Growth in IllinoisAn additional 3 million travelers visited Illinois in 2018, bringing an increase in visitor spending, tax revenue and local jobs SPRINGFIEL...

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Illinois is Up For Amazing with New Campaign from OKRP

CHICAGO – The wonder and awe of traveling, and the feelings one gets from experiencing new places, is at the heart of a new advertising and marketing campaign for the Illinois Department of Commerce a...

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The Illinois Office of Tourism Announces Tourism Grant Recipients

CHICAGO – The Illinois Department of Commerce & Economic Opportunity (DCEO), Office of Tourism, is pleased to announce funding for two grant programs designed to increase tourism across the state.  Th...

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