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Lake Placid’s Tourism Economy Is Roaring Back, but Are there Enough People to Tend the Fire?

A dispatch from a former Olympic town struggling to find workers.

Nicholas E. Barron
Aug 5 · 4 min read
Main Street in Lake Placid, N.Y.
Main Street in Lake Placid, N.Y.
Business is booming along Lake Placid’s Main Street, but are there enough workers to keep businesses open? | Nicholas E. Barron © 2021