Sedona Unveils Plan To Balance Tourism And Sustainability

By Steve Goldstein
Published: Thursday, May 23, 2019 - 3:30pm
Updated: Thursday, May 23, 2019 - 4:54pm

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Iconic red rock formations in Sedona, Arizona
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Sedona, Arizona.

Sedona has been one of Arizona’s most attractive tourist destinations for many years, from its natural resources to hiking to more spiritual-related items like vortexes.

But as more visitors arrive and increase noise pollution and traffic congestion — and overcrowding becomes a problem — the town moved to put together a plan to balance tourism and sustainability.

To learn more about what Sedona is hoping to accomplish — and how — is Jennifer Wesselhoff, president and CEO of the Sedona Chamber of Commerce and Tourism.

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