For 20 years, the Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy has been looking after the great Pennsylvania city’s most prestigious parks.
While Greenville is getting closer to committing money for the construction of City Park on the city’s west side, other neighborhood parks are in need of an infusion of cash as well.
Pop quiz: How does Greenville pay for a massive new park west of downtown while at the same time improving and maintaining the more than three dozen parks already here? The answer may be found outside of town. Cities all across the country are trying to figure out how to build, refurbish, and maintain public parks, and a growing number of them are turning to park conservancies, which are private, nonprofit organizations that raise money for parks independently of the city, something supporters say can improve park success while keeping down taxpayer expense.
Beginning Monday, the Cancer Survivors Park boardwalk will be closed for approximately seven weeks to facilitate the ongoing construction of the Cancer Survivors Park. During the temporary closure, trail users can access Falls Park via Cleveland Street and Camperdown Way.
The park has since gotten the attention of the Tony Hawk Foundation and the Street League Skateboard Foundation, whose executive director, Josh Friedman, will be leading the 2020 Olympic effort for the United States.
Lake Conestee Nature Park celebrates 10 years as a sanctuary exceeding the expectations of its toxic past
Relief from the unseasonably warm temperatures of recent weeks is on its way — United Community Bank Ice on Main is on its way. Greenville’s new holiday tradition is back on Nov. 18 and will be open through Jan. 16.
Within two years of Falls Park opening, $150 million in private investment was made in the West End and, just like that, an area that had seen just a fraction of the activity of upper Main Street began to come alive.
Through my daughter’s eyes, I’ve been able to discover all that’s new to Greenville – all that it has to offer.
The NGC recognized the Simpsonville club for “its sponsorship of a superior flower show.”
When you think of go-kart racing, you probably think of unsupervised children on a sugar high that don’t quite grasp the concept of not riding the rails yet. Well lose that idea, because LeMans Karting is a 40-mile-an-hour karting experience that gets your adrenaline pumping. Since we don’t expect you to know much about karting, […]
Get your group, grab a bathing suit and drive 2 hours or less to one of five tubing sites in this article.
With the heat index at 100 degrees this week, it’s crucial that you find a pool… and get in it. It might be midsummer, but it’s never too late to join or start looking for pool memberships for next year. So we did some research on the best pool memberships in Greenville for you and […]
A planned full-service YMCA on 10 acres at Verdae may not happen after all.