Greenville Drive’s Unity Park contribution to restore Mayberry Park

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.

First look: New Unity Park tower renderings

The new renderings of the Unity Park observation tower show the structure…

Michelin donates $1 million for Unity Park’s Reedy restoration 

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.

Watch: Community gathers for Unity Park demo day

The demolition of the former Public Works location on Thursday officially started…

Big chunk of Greenville’s proposed capital improvement plan budget earmarked for Unity Park

More than one out of every five dollars in Greenville’s proposed $31.7…

Auro Hotels makes largest donation to Unity Park to date

Auro Hotels announces largest private contribution to Unity Park to date — $500,000 for the park’s pedestrian bridge over the Reedy River.

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.

Private entities have committed nearly $3.5 million for Unity Park

Private funding for Unity Park is coming in – nearly $3.5 million so far and counting.

Affordable housing incentives, possibilities for ‘missing-middle housing’ part of proposal for Unity Park area

Developers will have added incentive to build affordable and workforce housing in the area near Greenville’s new Unity Park under a proposed community character plan and form-based zoning plan.

Who is Lila Mae Brock and why is the city commissioning a statue of her?

Lila Mae Brock wanted to be a foreign missionary but she found…

Year in Review: The Top 5 City Stories from 2018

Unity Park is getting closer to construction. The city is getting more affordable housing. Parking and public transportation is still generating headlines. In the city of Greenville, growth and the issues surrounding it dominated the top news stories of 2018.

City could find out by year’s end which roads the state would turn over to it under pilot program

Greenville officials should find out by the end of the year which roads the state will turn over to the city through a new road takeover program.

Unity Park construction expected to begin in fourth quarter of 2019

Construction on Unity Park, the city of Greenville’s newest signature park planned west of downtown, could begin in the fourth quarter of 2019.

Innovation district, small pocket parks, taming of major roads could be part of Greenville’s new downtown plan

An innovation district, small pocket parks and taming of the major highways leading into downtown could be part of Greenville’s new downtown master plan.

When it’s all said and done, Unity Park cost could total nearly $73 million

If the city’s ultimate vision for Unity Park is realized, the signature project could have a total price tag of nearly $73 million.