Amherst County considers grant application for new James River access point
AMHERST COUNTY, Va. (WDBJ) - One group is asking Amherst County for some help in a project to allow people to better access the James River.
Friends of the Rivers of Virginia is asking the county to apply for a federal grant.
The funds would go toward construction plans for a new river access point along Route 501 near Balcony Falls.
The area would feature a new parking lot, trail and tunnel under nearby railroad tracks.
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