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Travel's Impact on


In every state, travel strengthens economic growth, contributes to communities and so much more. In Illinois, travel creates jobs, boosts the local economy and generates tax revenue benefitting all citizens.

Travel Works in Illinois

Travel is an economic force, fueling growth and supporting the local economy and workforce in Illinois.

Supports nearly


Illinois jobs




in state & local taxes



to Illinois' economy






Our Recent Stops in Illinois

We’ve been amplifying the industry’s impact across Illinois by bringing together travel businesses, related stakeholders, the travel workforce and elected leaders to demonstrate first-hand how Travel Works for Illinois.

Travel’s Impact Benefits Every State

See how travel plays a critical role in powering economic vitality in every state.


Join the Effort

Help our Travel Action Network spread the word and educate leaders about critical travel industry priorities.