Delegate Ware optimistic about Powhatan shooting range

Posted by Iva Radman – email

POWHATAN COUNTY, VA (WWBT) - Some Powhatan neighbors may just get what they wished for when it comes to future plans of a shooting range in the county.

Delegate Lee ware tells the Times-Dispatch that he is optimistic that State Police will withdraw their plans and consider another option.

Currently, there are plans to build an 18-acre range and training facility off Old River Trail.

A meeting last week brought out hundreds of upset residents.

State police tells the paper, while the project is still in the works they are considering possible alternatives.

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