Closings, vacancies accelerate as Memphis tourism braces for downturn

By , Daily Memphian Updated: March 17, 2020 3:12 PM CT | Published: March 16, 2020 6:28 PM CT

It's eerily quiet at Memphis area hotels and tourist attractions as coronavirus precautions expand and visitors cancel travel plans.


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Wayne Risher

Wayne Risher

Business news reporter, 43-year veteran of print journalism, 35-year resident of Memphis, University of Georgia alumnus and proud father and spouse of University of Memphis graduates.


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