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San Diego Settles Dispute over Tourism Marketing Funding

A standoff in San Diego over funding to promote the destination ended last week when Mayor Bob Filner signed an agreement that would release $30 million in annual tourism marketing dollars.

The dispute began last November when Filner refused to sign a new agreement with the city’s Tourism Marketing District even after one was approved by the city council. The old deal expired

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