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Governor Cuomo announces $102.1 million economic impact from 2013 PGA Championship

Created: 10/17/2013 4:19 PM WHEC.com

It brought thousands to our area in August and now we know just how much money the PGA Championship brought to our area.

Governor Cuomo's office says the tournament had a $102 million dollar impact on the Rochester area. Officials say more than 225,000 people attended the championship in August at Oak Hill Country Club.

The report also says the tournament created more than 1,800 jobs, which is higher than analysts expected.



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