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Urban Savannah Chamber of Commerce wants to create Black History Tourism Industry in Savannah

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

Savannah's first black Tourism Council was launched on Thursday.

Urban Savannah Chamber of Commerce held a meeting at Indulge Coffee on Barnard Street. The council is solely dedicated to creating a Black History Tourism Industry in Savannah.

Besides the council, there will also be a Tourism & Urban Business Outlook Journal. A periodical produced by the Urban Savannah Chamber.

"We definitely want to highlight the local businesses, the businesses here in the Savannah area. Especially the minority-owned businesses here in Savannah. Savannah is full of rich culture, full of rich history and we want to be able to highlight that,” said Urban Savannah Chamber of Commerce President John Voner.

For more information on the council, publication and Urban Savannah Chamber of Commerce, please click here.

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