A new downtown Grundy, Va., will move to an elevated site across the Levisa River. The old business district suffered four major floods during the 20th century because of its precarious location at the intersection of Slate Creek and the Levisa.
By Betty Joyce Nash
Grundy Flood Protection Project, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
"Flood Hazard Mitigation from a Grundy, Va. Perspective," Virginia Water Central newsletter