Re: “Chambers still in the hole” (TNT, 2-18).
Chambers Bay golf course was not designed to be just another course but a tournament and tourist economic development attraction. Yet, every year The News Tribune does a budget-revenue analysis without any consideration of the course’s real goals.
Ironically, you publish a photograph of a golfer from Chicago on the course. Someone might have asked that golfer what hotel he stayed in, where he ate his meals, if he rented a car.
A real analysis of the success of Chambers Bay would be to find out how much sales tax, car …