Locals in Gettysburg deal with crowds

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Normally there are about 7500 people living and working in Gettysburg every day. That’s all changed with the celebration of the 150th Anniversary of the fanous battle. The population has exploded to nearly 300,000 people.
For locals, it can be a hassle to travel and get around in the normally quiet town, but all the visitors are certainly good for business.
“It’s a good thing for the town, I hope it brings more people back next summer and the following the summer.  Overall, its great for the town, the country, good for the town and everyone here,” says Ben Klunk, a server at The Pub Restaurant on the historic Lincoln Square.
The reenactments and activities are expected to bring about $100-million dollars in to Gettysburg and the surrounding area.