News Releases

  1. City Now Offering “Night Owl” Parking

    Posted to City of Greenville Official News Releases on August 2, 2019

    The City of Greenville is introducing a new monthly parking rate designed to provide an affordable, convenient parking option for hospitality workers and others who work outside of regular business hours. Night Owl parking
  2. Cleveland Street Sidewalk Project Set to Begin July 15

    Posted to City of Greenville Official News Releases on July 12, 2019

    The City of Greenville will begin a new sidewalk construction project along the north side of Cleveland Street, between McDaniel Avenue and Southland Avenue, the week of July 15. Cleveland Street Details
  3. Greenlink Launches New Monthly Pass

    Posted to City of Greenville Official News Releases on July 10, 2019

    Greenlink is offering a new monthly pass through its electronic TouchPass ticketing system, which allows customers to pay their bus fare using a reloadable smart card or smartphone app. Monthly Pass Details
  4. Public Meeting and Questionnaire for Downtown Transportation Master Plan

    Posted to City of Greenville Official News Releases on July 9, 2019

    Because an efficient transportation system is a critical component of Greenville’s future, the City, in partnership with the Greenville-Pickens Area Transportation Study, is developing a Downtown Transportation Master Plan. Transportation Master Plan Details
  5. GVL2040 Update and Survey

    Posted to City of Greenville Official News Releases on July 3, 2019

    The public is encouraged to participate in a new online survey designed to identify community issues and priorities. Read on...
  6. Greenville Zoo Welcomes Baby Giraffe

    Posted to City of Greenville Official News Releases on July 2, 2019

    Autumn, the Greenville Zoo’s female Masai giraffe, went into labor early Sunday evening and gave birth at 10:25 p.m. The calf was up and walking within the first hour and was nursing shortly after midnight. Giraffe details
  7. City to Celebrate July 4th With Annual Wells Fargo Red, White and Blue Festival

    Posted to City of Greenville Official News Releases on July 1, 2019

    Wells Fargo Red, White and Blue features the largest fireworks display in the Upstate, along with live music on two stages. RWB Details
  8. Greenville Zoo Creates Sensory Inclusive Environment for Guests

    Posted to City of Greenville Official News Releases on June 27, 2019

    The Greenville Zoo has partnered with a nonprofit organization on an initiative to raise awareness about SPD and create a more sensory inclusive environment at the zoo. Read on...
  9. Update on Fire at 122 Carolina Point Parkway

    Posted to City of Greenville Official News Releases on June 26, 2019

    The investigation into the cause of the fire is still ongoing; however, investigators have determined that the fire was not intentional. Fire Details
  10. Piedmont Natural Gas Downtown Alive Kicks Off Gimme the Gig

    Posted to City of Greenville Official News Releases on June 20, 2019

    Piedmont Natural Gas Downtown Alive kicks off its annual Gimme the Gig competition today, inviting bands to battle for a chance to earn a paid gig at the weekly series on August 29 and studio time at Sit-n-Spin Recording Studios. More about the Competition
  11. City Council Announces Hiring of New City Manager

    Posted to City of Greenville Official News Releases on June 18, 2019

    City Council approved the hiring of John McDonough as Greenville’s next city manager. More about McDonough
  12. Bank of America to be Title Sponsor of 2019 Fall for Greenville

    Posted to City of Greenville Official News Releases on June 13, 2019

    Fall for Greenville board members today announced Bank of America, one of the largest financial services companies in the U.S., as the 2019 title sponsor of the festival scheduled for October 11-13 in downtown Greenville. Details on FFG
  13. City Announces Consultant for GVL2040

    Posted to City of Greenville Official News Releases on June 11, 2019

    City Council announced that czb, LLC, a Virginia-based urban planning and community development firm, will lead GVL2040, the City’s comprehensive planning process, over the next 20 months. Comp Plan Details
  14. Greenville Zoo Announces Giraffe Pregnancy

    Posted to City of Greenville Official News Releases on June 11, 2019

    The Greenville Zoo has confirmed that Autumn, the zoo’s 13-year-old female Masai giraffe, is pregnant. Giraffe details
  15. City Announces Finalists for City Manager Position

    Posted to City of Greenville Official News Releases on June 10, 2019

    The Mayor and City Council have announced three finalists for the City of Greenville’s City Manager position, which has been filled temporarily by Deputy City Manager Nancy Whitworth. Details on City Manager Candidates
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