The Union Hotel, a tourist attraction in itself, also charges a transient room tax to its customers by law. The local hotels and motels all charge this tax, and the local economic development organizations and the chambers benefit from it. (Cherise Kaechele/The Observer)
The Union County commissioners allocated more than $142,000 to the Union County Economic Development Corporation and the Union County Chamber of Commerce to help promote economic development and tourist attractions in Union County.
May is Older Americans month and the Union County Senior Center is celebrating Older Americans ACT’s 50th anniversary Monday. The event will run from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., with a free lunch served at 11:30 a.m. The senior center says, “Come see what the community can do for you.”