Federal Tourism Minister Melanie Joly speaks in Penticton
Federal Tourism Minister Melanie Joly made a stop in Penticton Thursday.
She had a speaking engagement at the Penticton Trade and Convention Centre ...the event hosted by the Penticton and Wine Country Chamber of Commerce.
Joly discussed a new federal tourism strategy.
The strategy includes $58.5 in funding to help communities create or improve tourism facilities and experiences.
The government also hopes to create 54,000 new jobs directly related to tourism.