White Water Kayaking Venue
Components: White Water Kayaking Venue
SAG estimated the economic impact of the 1996 Summer Games White Water Kayaking venue on the Ocoee River in Polk County, Tennessee. The analysis quantified the impact on the county and state as a result of the construction spending and ongoing operations of the facility, both during the Olympics and as a tourism catalyst in future years. Benefits to the community included spending from tourism, job and incremental new tax revenues.