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Recent News & Press

New industry guidelines - 'Travel in the New Normal'

May 4, 2020

As businesses across the state begin reopening, the guidelines outlined in Governor Parson's Show Me Strong Recovery Plan and the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services (DHSS) order should be considered, as well as any requirements …

Show-Me Strong COVID-19 economic recovery information

April 30, 2020

As Missouri works toward economic recovery from the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, you can find the most up-to-date information and guidance at …

COVID-19 tourism industry resources

April 3, 2020

The following resources provide information related to the COVID-19 pandemic. Destination Marketing Organizations CARES Act and SBA Disaster Loan Resources Information about CARES Act eligibility and funding …

Small Business Administration approves disaster declaration for Missouri

March 23, 2020

The U.S. Small Business Administration has approved Missouri's request for assistance through the federal agency's disaster loan program. This move makes low interest disaster loans available to small businesses and private non-profits severely …

Lt. Gov. Mike Kehoe selected vice chairman of Missouri Tourism Commission

March 3, 2020

The Missouri Tourism Commission, meeting in Jefferson City this week, selected Lt. Gov. Mike Kehoe to serve as vice chairman of the commission. "Lt. Gov. Kehoe has been a vital member of the tourism commission, and …