Utah has a diverse tourism, travel and recreation (TTR) industry, which generates jobs and income for Utah residents and produces tax revenue for the state. Read the full report here.
As warmer weather signals the start of the spring and summer tourism season, many people start planning family trips and romantic getaways. And increasingly, according to a new study published by the Bureau of Economic and Business Research, or BEBR, at the University of Utah’s David Eccles School of Business, they are taking those trips to mountains and deserts of Utah.
A new statewide survey reveals that Utahns want the Legislature to tackle public education and air quality as the two most important issues facing the state right now.
The survey, which was conducted by Dan Jones & Associates and the David Eccles School of Business from January 23 to January 25, shows the top 20 issues in rank order. Protecting states’ rights, increasing the number of jobs and improving the ethics and oversight of elected officials rounded out the top five.