‘Triple A Michigan’ Predicts Labor Day Travelers to Increase
MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – ‘Triple A Michigan’ says more than $1.2 million Michigan residents will travel 50 miles or more from home during the Labor Day holiday weekend, about one percent more than those who traveled last year.
According to the auto club, they join the 33 million Americans who will travel, a 2.9 percent increase from one year ago.
‘Triple A Michigan’ president Steve Wagner says there is a pent-up demand for travel and the economy is improving. As a result they expect summer tourism will be up over last year.
This year’s Labor Day holiday travel period is defined as Thursday, August 30, to Monday, September 3.
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