Continental 1 will enhance and expand the economic potential of tourism and entertainment. The economic impact of increased access to and through the region cannot be overstated.
• Buffalo Bills/ Sabres - attendees spend $120 per event
• Seneca Allegany Casino - generates $140 million annually
• Allegany State Park/ Ellicottville ski areas - attract 1.5 million visitors
• $2.5 billion - spent on tourism in Western New York annually
Dennis Eshbaugh, President and CEO
Holiday Valley Resort – Ellicottville, N.Y
Rt. 219 Association, President