Listen In, Lubbock: How tourism affects Far West Texas
Big Bend National Park has seen a record number of visitors in the past year. While that’s been good for the local tourism industry, it’s also put some strain on the tiny towns of far West Texas. How do towns balance what travelers want and what residents need? Travis Bubenik from Marfa Public Radio joins us this week on "Listen In, Lubbock."
Travis Bubenik, Marfa Public Radio
In the Big Bend’s booming tourism industry, some raise concerns about taxes used to promote more tourism from Marfa Public Radio
Big Bend National Park Number of Visitors Reaches All-Time Record from Marfa Public Radio
In Fort Worth's Fairmount neighborhood, short-term rentals are pushing out traditional renters from KERA and the Fort Worth Report