Tagged with 'tourism'

Seattle Southside: A Tourist Destination

Seattle Southside: A Tourist Destination

Please welcome new sponsor Seattle Southside Regional Tourism Authority: Des Moines Beach Park Seattle Southside: A Tourist Destination Many locals take the natural and urban wonder of Southwest King County... [Read more]

City of SeaTac expresses ‘strong concerns’ over Dow Constantine’s proposal

City of SeaTac expresses ‘strong concerns’ over Dow Constantine’s proposal

On Tuesday, May 29, the City of SeaTac sent a letter to King County Executive Dow Constantine, expressing “strong concerns and displeasure over your proposed ordinance to reallocate funding from... [Read more]

Seattle Southside RTA concerned with King County Exec’s new tax proposal

Seattle Southside RTA concerned with King County Exec’s new tax proposal

By Scott Schaefer King County Executive Dow Constantine on Wednesday (May 23) announced a proposal that would change the intended allocation of lodging tax dollars away from the local tourism industry,... [Read more]

Travel spending in Seattle Southside region increased 4 percent over 2015

Travel spending in Seattle Southside region increased 4 percent over 2015

Seattle Southside Regional Tourism Authority (RTA) – the official destination marketing organization for the cities of Tukwila, SeaTac and Des Moines – reported this week that tourists spent $693... [Read more]

Seattle Southside Regional Tourism Authority announces Board of Directors

Seattle Southside Regional Tourism Authority announces Board of Directors

The Seattle Southside Regional Tourism Authority (SSRTA), announced its Board of Directors for the newly created public corporation and separate legal entity on Tuesday, Jan. 27. This group will manage... [Read more]

City Council votes in favor of Seattle Southside Tourism Promotion Area

City Council votes in favor of Seattle Southside Tourism Promotion Area

SeaTac City Council members voted Tuesday night (Oct. 14) to establish the Seattle Southside Tourism Promotion Area (TPA) and charter the Seattle Southside Regional Tourism Authority (SSRTA), a public... [Read more]