Who should dole out Beaufort's tourism grants?


As if Beaufort's tourism funding issues weren't confusing enough, now this: The City Council wants to reconsider how it hands out its┬áTourism Development Advisory Committee´╗┐ dollars.

This money comes from the same pool that goes to the Designated Marketing Organization but is spit out to other organizations, such as Main Street Beaufort, USA, and festivals.

The City Council is talking about being a bit more stringent on how it hands out the dollars, maybe even giving the responsibility over to the DMO.

Read more here at The Island Packet.