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LHA Forum with Community Leaders

The Louisville Hotel Association held a forum to discuss issues relevant to opening up downtown, perceptions of the city in light of recent social unrest and how to bring tourism and meetings back to the city. The event was hosted by the Marriott Louisville Downtown on October 27.

Panelists included:
Mayor Greg Fischer
US Representative John Yarmuth
Metro Council President David James
LMPD Interim Chief Yvette Gentry
Sarah Davasher-Wisdom, Greater Louisville Inc.
Karen Williams, Louisville Tourism
Moderator: David Greene, Louisville Hotel Association President

Here is a sampling of some of the reporting on the event:
WDRB: https://www.wdrb.com/news/city-tourism-leaders-call-for-federal-funding-to-support-louisville-hotels-through-pandemic/article_820ac14a-1894-11eb-901d-ff9fd9fb4e31.html

WAVE: https://www.wave3.com/2020/10/27/louisville-city-leaders-hospitality-officials-working-fix-problems-created-by-pandemic-civil-unrest/

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