Speculative buildings will likely be constructed on Lister Road in the near future after a variance to reduce the number of required parking spaces was approved by Greer’s Board of Zoning Appeals last week.
Taylors Fire and Sewer District has signed an agreement with Site Design to re-map the existing sanitary sewer infrastructure.
The agreement stated that TFSD maintains approximately 3,729 manholes, and the re-mapping is set to take two years.
The Town of Lyman is looking to replace its leaf truck, which continues to break down.
On Monday, council unanimously approved for the town administrator and the public works director to purchase a vehicle as soon as possible at a cost up to $75,000. If the cost is more, they would need to return to council before making the purchase.
The Greer Commission of Public Works (CPW) is continuing its waterline work on Trade Street this week, moving to the 100 block of the downtown road.
Greer CPW’s work is being completed alongside Sossamon Construction, which has gotten the streetscape project well underway on Trade Street’s 300 block.
As the only designated Monarch City in South Carolina, the City of Greer will soon be home to the Nancy Welch Memorial Butterfly garden.
Planned for Greer City Park, the garden will take shape with funds from the Make Greer Great Grant.
The Greater Greer Chamber of Commerce held its 81st annual annual celebration gala last Thursday, recognizing a number of local residents and small business owners.
The event, held at the Embassy Suites in Greenville, served as a networking tool and awards celebration for local merchants.
Nine local educators will be able to complete projects at seven area schools thanks to grant funds from the Greater Greer Education Foundation (GGEF).
The foundation awarded $8,966.74 for ten projects last Wednesday at Greer City Hall.
A Main Street Development District for Taylors could soon be in the works.
Greenville County officials held two public hearings last fall, gathering public input from a total of 180 to 200 participants.
GCM seeking drivers
Greer Community Ministries is seeking Meals on Wheels drivers or substitute drivers (on an as-needed basis).
The following routes have openings:
*Every other Friday on Route 10 (Victor Mill Community).
*Every other Thursday on Route 3 (Suber Road Area).
If you’re planning a wedding in 2019, you might find some help in Greer this Saturday.
The City of Greer will host its third annual Greater Greer Bridal Showcase on Saturday, Feb. 9, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the The Event Halls at Greer City Hall.