The Greenville-Spartanburg Airport District has requested the abandonment of Victor Avenue Extension, specifically between McElrath Road and J. Verne Smith Parkway, for a regional economic development purpose.
The Greer Development Corporation (GDC) is seeking help to move forward with an economic development strategic plan.
“(Right now is) a good opportunity for us to take a step back and hire a consultant to help us formulate a strategic plan for what the next three to five years looks like,” said Reno Deaton, GDC Executive Director.
The Greenville County Redevelopment Authority recently reviewed eight applications submitted by organizations interested in providing community services in the City of Greer in 2019.
As a result, the City of Greer’s public service allocation increased to $60,000, compared to $41,000 in years prior.
A new magazine released this week offers a comprehensive look inside the City of Greer’s CenterG streetscape project.
The publication features information from project managers and city officials, along with insight from local business owners.
Renovations at Kids Planet are set to begin this fall, according to City of Greer officials.
The steering committee for the project is currently reviewing evaluations of eight playground companies before moving forward with the project.
The Greater Greer Chamber of Commerce was the target of a recent phishing attempt, after a suspect posing as President David Merhib attempted to steal around $1,000 from the organization.
GSP to host workshop focused on veterans
The Greenville-Spartanburg Airport District will host a workshop in March to help veterans better understand how to translate their military experience while applying for civilian jobs.
The Greer Commission of Public Works (CPW) was recently awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting (CAFR) for the 2017 fiscal year from the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA).
This is the 14th consecutive year CPW has received the honor.
Dr. Pete Smith of Greer was recently named Optometrist of the Year for the Southeast after 40 years in the business.
Each of the 13 state associations has a chance to nominate someone, and those nominations are sent to the Southeastern Optometrist Association for a vote.
Sarah Bailey, Owner of the Wild Bird Center of Greer, cut the ribbon Friday, March 22, to celebrated the Grand Opening at 423 The Parkway, Greer, along with (from l to r) Cathy Griffin, Josh Shaffer with the Greer chamber, Sandy Miller, Claire Altman and John Mansure.