TITLE

Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Cherokee Tribe Hope Incentive Will Speed Road Repairs

PUB. DATE
February 2013
SOURCE
National Parks Traveler;2/8/2013, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the Great Smoky Mountains National Park located in North Carolina and Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians that hopes for some financial incentives which will spent to speed up repairs to the Newfound Gap Road. It informs that the offer is being floated because an extended road closure has significant economic implications for the park's tourism. It informs that contract for this project is estimated to cost between 3 million dollars to 7 million dollars. It mentions that Dale Ditmanson, Superintendent of the park offers thanks to Cherokee officials for providing assistance for repair.
ACCESSION #
86427664

 

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