The bridge, that will span 165 feet across the Reedy River, will be made of weathered steel, with cable railing and wood decking.
Unity Park is scheduled to open in 2022
The Commons is in the center of what will one day become Greenville’s 60-acre Unity Park.
Greenville City Council has given initial approval to a $38.2 million construction budget for the 60-acre Unity Park.
“Growing up in this area, we were all family. Neighbors looked out for one another. Children knew they had to be respectful, and we had to go to church and schools,” Mary Duckett said.
An additional $4 million in promised cash and other contributions have also been raised.
The park will provide school children and other park visitors the opportunity to learn about the native species and wildlife living in this unique and critical ecosystem.
Greenville Drive owner Craig Brown and wife, Vicki, recently announced a contribution to Greenville's Unity Park. The gift will help restore and preserve the Mayberry Park, which was built in 1927 for the African-American residents of the Southernside neighborhood.
The new renderings of the Unity Park observation tower show the structure is slightly shorter than originally planned – it’s 80 feet tall as opposed to the original 120 feet…
Greenville’s new Unity Park recently received $1 million from The Michelin Corporate Foundation to aid in protecting and restoring part of the Reedy River.
The demolition of the former Public Works location on Thursday officially started the construction of 60-acre Unity Park. What’s involved in the project? The Unity Park project includes the rehabilitation…
More than one out of every five dollars in Greenville’s proposed $31.7 million capital improvement plan for next year would go to Unity Park. The Greenville City Council is expected…
Auro Hotels announces largest private contribution to Unity Park to date — $500,000 for the park's pedestrian bridge over the Reedy River.
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.
Private funding for Unity Park is coming in - nearly $3.5 million so far and counting.