TD grant will help formulate affordable-housing plan in Unity Park area
As the city inches closer to beginning site work for its planned Unity Park, a planning grant from the TD Charitable Foundation will formulate a plan for affordable housing in the Southernside neighborhood which borders the park.
Proposed parking garage equipment would utilize license plate recognition
The city of Greenville is considering new parking garage equipment that could allow motorists to enter and exit without a paper ticket and pay through license plate recognition. The new system could also allow the city to lease more monthly parking spaces in garages where demand is high.
City: Building affordable housing on city-owned property around Unity Park way to fight rising property values, housing costs
Arguably the city owns some of the most valuable and developable land in Greenville — 25 acres along the edges to a couple of blocks away from the new Unity Park. The city plans to use that land for new affordable housing to counter rising property values and housing costs around the park and in the surrounding neighborhoods near downtown that some say are squeezing lower income and working class residents out.
Former S.C. Governor and U.S. Education Secretary Dick Riley to be honored with sculpture downtown
Former South Carolina Governor and U.S. Education Secretary Dick Riley will be honored for his public leadership and commitment to quality education for all children with a sculpture in downtown Greenville.