Tourism pays off for Botetourt County

VTC is giving Botetourt more than $36-thousand for economic development

POSTED: 12:59 PM EDT Aug 25, 2013    UPDATED: 12:11 AM EDT Aug 26, 2013 
BOTETOURT CO., Va. -

Botetourt County is getting more than 36-thousand dollars thanks to a grant from the Virginia Tourism Corporation.

The money is for its "All Trails Lead to Botetourt" project.

The goal to help bring people into the region, have them visit, spend money and increase economic development.

VTC partnered with three-towns and three-vineyards in Botetourt County to supply an addition 73-thousand dollars.

The money will go to upgrading a tourism website, brochures and ad campaign.