Niagara Tourism and Convention Corporation

Buffalo now has direct plane service to and from Los Angeles, with the first flight out Thursday night and the first flight arriving very early this morning. Some believe the Jet Blue service will be an economic engine for Western New York.


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A new branding campaign is in the works for Niagara Falls. The President and CEO of Niagara Tourism and Convention Corporation, John Percy, says removing the Robert Moses Parkway downtown and the upgrades being made to the State Park will put a green focus on the American Falls.

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Marketing efforts that some have as described as more intense and strategic are being partially credited for a banner tourism season in Niagara Falls.

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Tourism officials say, based on the increased number of visitors to the Niagara USA Official Visitor Center, the American side of Niagara Falls is enjoying a record turnout this summer.