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Macomb Area Convention and Visitors Bureau

Rich Egger

The Macomb Area Convention and Visitors Bureau (MACVB) is working with local artist Duke Oursler to create a stainless steel sculpture of Abraham Lincoln. But this won’t be just another sculpture; the plan calls for a bit of pizzazz.

Macomb Signs New Deal with CVB

Oct 28, 2016
TSPR's Emily Boyer

The city of Macomb hopes to get a better track of how money is being spent to promote tourism in the area.

Jordan Palmer

The sport inspired by the Harry Potter stories will hold its Midwest Regional Championships November 21 & 22 at Veterans Park in Macomb.

Rich Egger

Aldermen voted unanimously in favor of a one-year contract extension with the Macomb Area Convention and Visitors Bureau.  The new pact runs through August 1, 2016 and contains the same provisions as the city's current agreement with the CVB.

Tourism & Marketing in the Tri States

Jul 12, 2015
Rich Egger

Macomb aldermen are contemplating whether to end the city's relationship with the Macomb Area Convention and Visitors Bureau and instead have the duties handled by City Hall.  It's an issue worth watching because of the economic impact of tourism.

Rich Egger

Macomb City Administrator Dean Torreson is recommending the city end its contract with the Macomb Area Convention and Visitors Bureau and run tourism efforts through City Hall.