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Visitor centre on wheels rolls out welcome mat to lake area

News Summed Up 2018-03-11 05:30:00

GAINESVILLE, Ga. — A new visitor centre showcasing one of Georgia’s biggest tourist destinations can be hauled anywhere it’s needed since it’s built atop four rubber tires. The Lake Lanier Convention & Visitors Bureau is preparing to take its mobile visitor centre on the road this year, The Times reported . “This gives us a way to go where the people are, both locally and regionally,” said the group’s president, Stacey Dickson. The trend nationally “is closing the brick-and-mortar centres and going mobile in a variety of different ways,” Dickson said. The public relations major will work on the social media and website aspects “to try to attract people closer to my age, but also, everyone.”The mobile visitor centre “is a great concept, especially for people my age,” Rochester said.