Despite tough economy, Utahns will hit the road for Labor Day

Despite tough economy, Utahns will hit the road for Labor Day

THE SALT LAKE TRIBUNE
Published Aug 28, 2012 07:57AM MDT
Utahns and other Mountain West residents are expected to hit the roads in large numbers during the upcoming Labor Day weekend, despite the sluggish economy and high gasoline prices. AAA Utah is forecasting that more than 2.4 million Mountain West residents will travel 50 miles or more from their homes this coming three-day weekend, an increase of 3.2 percent compared with last year. “While many Mountain West residents are still caught in fragile economic affairs, they will be traveling, but cutt...
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