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With spring season (Valentine's and Presidents weekend) just a few weeks away, how optimistic are you for a strong spring/summer season?

  • Very, I think visitor counts will be solid. (67%)
  • Somewhat, I think people are still concerned about travel. (25%)
  • Little, there are still too many issues to expect a strong season. (0%)
  • Don't know, it can go either way. (8%)
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