Grant Approved to Help Pay for Proposed Trail in Chatham

Danville, VA-- A group has now been approved for a grant to help with Chatham's efforts to beautify their downtown area.

The Community Foundation of the Dan River Region approved a $13,500 grant for Chatham First, to help pay for the construction of a proposed trail.

The new trail would start at Frances H. Hurt Park and end behind the Chatham Volunteer Fire Department.

The foundation said they plan to award the grant to Chatham First at the foundation's annual event on January 15.