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San Diego hotel tax higher than expected, helps boosts city coffers

Better than expected leisure travel is helping boost revenues for the City of San Diego.  Hotel tax, or TOT, which is typically the city’s third highest source of revenue was
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SDTMD Accepting Funding Applications For FY 2023 Through November 19

San Diego Tourism Marketing District (SDTMD) is accepting applications for Fiscal Year 2023 grants.  Tourism generating events and programs occurring July 1, 2022 – June 30, 2023 that can demonstrate an increase
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If you live in San Diego, you should care about tourism. Here’s why.

San Diego is leading the nation in the tourism recovery. In the nearly six months between reopening for leisure travel in March and Labor Day, San Diego has ranked in
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SDTMD Helps Boost Tourism Recovery with $28 Million in Grants for Tourism Marketing In FY 2022

SDTA receives $26.6 million for destination marketing with an additional $1.6 million allotted to 12 tourism-generating events. SAN DIEGO, Calif. – August 5, 2020— The San Diego Tourism Marketing District
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SDTA’s Julie Coker Elected Vice-Chair of US Travel Association

Tourism advocacy has never been more important, and San Diego is fortunate to have a voice at the national table. Thanks to SDTA CEO Julie Coker who was recently elected
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SDTMD Provides $32 Million to Help Fund City’s Tourism Recovery

SAN DIEGO – June 15, 2020—San Diego Tourism Marketing District (SDTMD) will award $32.3 million in funding for destination marketing programs for the 2021 fiscal year that starts on July
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