"Travelers do not know borders," says Ms. Lambert, of the Butler County Tourism and Convention Bureau. "We're fortunate to have such a prosperous neighbor as Visit Pittsburgh," said Julie Donovan, Vice President of Public Relations of the Laurel Highlands Visitors Bureau. The Director of the Beaver County Recreation and Tourism, Tim Ishman, department agrees with Ms. Lambert and Julie Donovan. "It's a joint effort to bring people to our doors," said Mr. Ishman.

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