Leasing lodging and golf courses http://apr.org en New Bill Would Make Leasing Of Alabama Lodging, Golf Possible http://apr.org/post/new-bill-would-make-leasing-alabama-lodging-golf-possible <P>A Senate committee has sent a bill to the floor that could allow private operators to lease lodging facilities and golf courses within 12 state parks.</P> <P>The Senate Finance and Taxation-General Fund Committee approved the bill 8-2 Wednesday.</P> <P>It would allow the Department of Conservation to generate and control the leases. State parks are supported by visitor fees. While some parks pay for themselves, others lose millions of dollars each year. Wed, 13 Mar 2013 21:09:36 +0000 The Associated Press 26642 at http://apr.org New Bill Would Make Leasing Of Alabama Lodging, Golf Possible