Heidi Bess, Owner of Candlelight Cottages in Bolton New York, said customers are anxious to get out of their house after being housebound for months.
Source: Heidi Bess
Memorial Day is the unofficial start of summer, but the water parks are dry, amusement parks are shuttered and national parks are only beginning to reopen.
For thousands of small businesses that rely tourism, they are hoping Americans will be ready to splurge on summer vacations once again — their livelihood depends on it.
“Every day these businesses can’t open is critical,” said Heidi Hess, president of the Bolton Chamber Commerce in New York’s Lake George resort area.
Hess, owner of Candlelight Cottages, which has…