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Open letter to those who voted against Proposition 21: Did it occur to you that thousands of California businesses depend on tourist dollars? Now that some of our state parks will be closed and others will have reduced staff and hours, what do you think the folks who own those hotels, restaurants, gas stations, and little shops near state parks are going to do? But hey! You saved $18. It’s not your problem.