Northumberland County Applying For Tourism Grant

Northumberland County is applying for a Virginia Tourism Corporation grant of up to $70,000. According to the Northumberland Echo the money comes from the 2021 American Rescue Plan Act and is part of the Corporation’s COVID-19 tourism recovery program. The county has until December 30 to submit a plan on how the money would be used. The Northern Neck Planning District Commission is working with the county’s Economic Development Commission on the application.