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The hotel industry, like so many others, is doing everything it can to stay viable during the COVID-19 pandemic

May 21, 2020

In Milwaukee, hotels like the Iron Horse, Potowatomi and the Pfister, all closed early on in the pandemic. They’re not alone. Trish Pugal, interim CEO of the Wisconsin Hotel and Lodging Association said at the start of the pandemic, 18,000 hotel and lodging employees were furloughed. She said that number likely has increased significantly. “Approximately… [Read More]