Even though already built, Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott will benefit from Hollister's new Hotel Incentive Program. Photos by John Chadwell.

Agriculture

Despite objections, Hollister council approves subsidy for hotels

The Economic Development Subsidy for hotels will benefit the already completed Fairfield Inn & Suites by providing an annual rebate of 70 percent of TOT for 10 years, with a $2 million cap.

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Business / Economy

Hollister council increases percentage of TOT reimbursement

Hollister city council raises the reimbursement rate of transit occupancy taxes (TOT) from 50 to 70 percent. Councilman Karson Klauer said hotels should not get more of the TOT than city.