Archive for Tag: tourism

Dancer’s bill allowing preserved farmlands host special events advances

TRENTON, N.J. – A bill allowing preserved farmlands to host special occasions events unanimously passed the state Assembly Thursday. “We need to make sure when tourists plan to visit a New Jersey farm they get a chance to see all the amazing agricultural locations we have, even if it’s...

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Bramnick, McClellan, Simonsen to hold hearings on safe reopening of New Jersey tourism economy

 TRENTON, N.J. – Assembly Republican Leader Jon Bramnick will hold a hearing with South Jersey Assemblymen Antwan McClellan and Erik Simonsen on restarting New Jersey’s tourism economy with business owners.  Hearings will be broadcast on Facebook Live, Wednesday, June 3 at 4 p.m. The public and media can watch...

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GOP efforts to fix Airbnb tax voted down by Democrats as summer tourism season begins

TRENTON, N.J. – Ahead of the Memorial Day weekend and the unofficial start to summer, Assemblyman Hal Wirths and Assemblywoman Serena DiMaso fought to protect consumers and the tourism industry from the so-called “Airbnb tax.” Last July, Gov. Murphy and the Democrat-controlled legislature passed a law that applied an...

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