News Releases

  1. United Community Bank Ice on Main Opens 2018-19 Season

    Posted to City of Greenville Official News Releases on November 16, 2018

    The start of the holiday season kicked off today in downtown Greenville with the opening of United Community Bank Ice on Main. Since its inception in 2011, the 3,200-square-foot open-air rink has welcomed more than 95,000 skaters. Read on...
  2. Cox Receives Honor from South Carolina Recreation & Parks Association

    Posted to City of Greenville Official News Releases on November 15, 2018

    Jan Cox, community programs manager for the City of Greenville’s Parks & Recreation Department, received the South Carolina Recreation and Parks Association’s (SCRPA) Professional of the Year Award at the 73rd annual SCRPA Conference. More about SCRPA Award
  3. Greenlink Accepting Applications for New Citizens Transit Academy

    Posted to City of Greenville Official News Releases on November 13, 2018

    Learn about public transportation and the opportunities and challenges facing Greenlink during this free, four-week program. More about Transit Academy
  4. City Asks for Residents’ Help During Leaf Season

    Posted to City of Greenville Official News Releases on November 12, 2018

    It is “leaf season” in the city of Greenville and 10 crews and three street sweepers are working six days a week to collect what is expected to total nearly 12 million pounds of leaves by the end of December. More about Leaf Season Pickup
  5. City Council to Make Mid-Year Adjustments to Budget

    Posted to City of Greenville Official News Releases on October 22, 2018

    City Council held first reading tonight on an ordinance authorizing mid-year adjustments to the City’s 2018-2019 budget. More about budget
  6. Greenlink Fare Free Day and Photo Contest October 10

    Posted to City of Greenville Official News Releases on October 5, 2018

    Greenlink is partnering with the Greenville Center for Creative Arts, the Jolley Foundation and the Piedmont Health Foundation to offer Fare Free Day on Wednesday, October 10. More about Fare Free Day
  7. Greenville Zoo Announces Name of Baby Orangutan

    Posted to City of Greenville Official News Releases on October 5, 2018

    The Greenville Zoo has announced that the baby Sumatran orangutan, born August 7 to parents Lana and Kumar, will be called Adira. Adira is short for Adiratna, an Indonesian name meaning “beautiful jewel.” More about the Greenville Zoo
  8. City Names Finalists for City Manager Position

    Posted to City of Greenville Official News Releases on October 3, 2018

    The mayor and City Council have selected three finalists for the city manager position from a total of 77 applications from government professionals nationwide. More about City Manager Finalists
  9. BB&T Fall for Greenville Delights Foodies with Weekend of Flavor October 12-14

    Posted to City of Greenville Official News Releases on October 2, 2018

    BB&T Fall for Greenville presented by Pepsi returns to downtown Greenville October 12-14, shining a spotlight on Greenville’s culinary scene. More about FFG
  10. Greenlink to Celebrate Try Transit Month

    Posted to City of Greenville Official News Releases on September 28, 2018

    October is “Try Transit Month” in the city of Greenville and Greenlink has a full schedule of events to celebrate. More about Try Transit Month
  11. Greenville Transit Authority Receives $11 Million Grant for New Maintenance Facility

    Posted to City of Greenville Official News Releases on September 25, 2018

    Greenville Transit Authority (GTA) will receive $11 million toward the construction of a new maintenance facility. GTA is the only grant recipient from South Carolina. Read on...
  12. City to Host Community Meetings for Downtown Master Plan Sept 11 & 13

    Posted to City of Greenville Official News Releases on September 4, 2018

    Representatives from Urban Design Associates, the international urban design and architecture firm hired to develop the City’s Downtown Master Plan, will be in Greenville next week for a week-long design charrette. More about Downtown Master Plan
  13. Changes to Parks & Recreation Rental Fees Scheduled for October 1

    Posted to City of Greenville Official News Releases on August 31, 2018

    The City’s Parks & Recreation Department will implement a new rental fee schedule and offer additional rental options beginning October 1. More about Rental Fees
  14. City to Offer New Labor Day Parking Promotion

    Posted to City of Greenville Official News Releases on August 30, 2018

    For Labor Day, the City will offer free parking at all of its parking facilities on Monday, September 3. Parking will be free beginning at midnight on Sunday and ending at midnight on Monday. More about Parking
  15. Zoo Introduces Mother and Baby Orangutans

    Posted to City of Greenville Official News Releases on August 24, 2018

    On Wednesday, August 22, the Greenville Zoo staff physically introduced Lana and her baby for the first time since the baby was born on August 7. More about Orangutans
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