DOVER, Del. (Jan. 5, 2009) – The Delaware Tourism Office is preparing to open the grant applications for fiscal year 2009. The tourism grant regulations were recently updated in order to streamline the process and better serve the needs of Delaware’s tourism industry. DTO will host free tourism grant information workshops throughout the state. These workshops will be held on the following dates:
• Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2009 from 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. at the Sussex County Administrative Office, West Complex, located at 2 The Circle in Georgetown.
• Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2009 from 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. at Delaware Economic Development Office, located at 99 Kings Highway in Dover.
• Thursday, Jan. 15, 2009 from 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. at the Delaware Economic Development Office, located in the Carvel State Office Building, 820 N. French Street, 10th Floor in Wilmington.
Register early. Seating is limited. Contact Catherine Kreppein at 302-672-6842 or by e-mail at Catherine.Kreppein@state.de.us to register. For more information, visit @link href=’http://dedo.delaware.gov/Tourism.shtml’target=”_blank”>dedo.delaware.gov/Tourism.shtml/link.
About Delaware Tourism Office The Delaware Tourism Office, a division of the Delaware Economic Development Office, promotes tourism and economic growth in Delaware. DTO is dedicated to fulfilling the requests and needs of travelers by offering information and resources about Delaware activities, attractions and destinations. For more information, visit the official Delaware Tourism Web site at @link href=’http://www.VisitDelaware.com’target=”_blank”>www.VisitDelaware.com/link or call toll-free 866-284-7483.