Stones River Battlefield Makes $9-Million Impact

Feb 29, 2012 at 06:00 am by bryan


The Stones River National Battlefield in Murfreesboro estimates that 187-thousand visitors in 2010 spent $9.3-million dollars at the park, hotels, local merchants and restaurants in Rutherford County. That spending supported 133 jobs in our area. Across the nation, it has been reported that federal parks like the battlefield have added $31-billion to the national economy in 2010, the most recently composed survey.   

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