News Releases

  1. Greenlink Public Hearing for New Pass and Bus Fare Payment Changes Effective January 1

    Posted to City of Greenville Official News Releases on November 24, 2020

    The Greenville Transit Authority will accept public feedback on a new multi-day pass at the Committee of the Whole Virtual Meeting scheduled for Friday, December 11 at 9:30 a.m. Hearing Details
  2. Driving and Shopping Safely This Holiday Season

    Posted to City of Greenville Official News Releases on November 23, 2020

    With the holidays quickly approaching, the City of Greenville is taking preventive measures to help manage traffic on busy commercial corridors and create a safe environment for pedestrians. Traffic Tips
  3. Greenville Zoo Earns Accreditation for 26th Year

    Posted to City of Greenville Official News Releases on November 20, 2020

    The Greenville Zoo is pleased to announce “good standing” and continued accreditation by the Association of Zoos & Aquariums (AZA). Accreditation Details
  4. Greenville Zoo Announces Giraffe Pregnancy

    Posted to City of Greenville Official News Releases on November 16, 2020

    The Greenville Zoo announced today that Autumn, the zoo’s 14-year-old female Masai giraffe, is pregnant. Pregnancy Details
  5. United Community Bank Ice on Main Celebrates 10th Anniversary with 2020-21 Season

    Posted to City of Greenville Official News Releases on November 13, 2020

    The start of the holiday season kicked off today in downtown Greenville with United Community Bank Ice on Main. Skating Details
  6. Thompson Named Greenville Police Chief in Surprise Promotion Ceremony

    Posted to City of Greenville Official News Releases on October 30, 2020

    City Manager John McDonough appointed J.H. “Howie" Thompson as Police Chief for the City of Greenville at a small, surprise ceremony at the Law Enforcement Center this afternoon. Read on...
  7. TD Saturday Market Extends 2020 Season

    Posted to City of Greenville Official News Releases on October 5, 2020

    Event organizers announced today that the TD Essential Market presented by Prisma Health will extend its regular season through November 21 and feature three Holiday Edition markets on November 28, December 5 and December 12. Read on...
  8. Bank of America Fall For Greenville Anounces Virtual Lineup

    Posted to City of Greenville Official News Releases on September 28, 2020

    The virtual experience of one of the largest street festivals in the Southeast will include a digital discount book featuring 35 local restaurants! View Virtual Lineup
  9. Greenville Zoo Introduces New Administrator

    Posted to City of Greenville Official News Releases on September 22, 2020

    William “Bill” Cooper comes to Greenville from the Indianapolis Zoo where he served as Vice President of Infrastructure and Construction. About the Zoo Administrator
  10. Public Feedback Sought on Police Policies and Perceptions

    Posted to City of Greenville Official News Releases on September 10, 2020

    Please take a few minutes to complete an online survey on topics such as diversity, K-9s, use of force, body-worn cameras and training. More about the Survey
  11. City Awards CARES Act Funds to Community Partners

    Posted to City of Greenville Official News Releases on August 24, 2020

    The City has distributed more than a half-million dollars to local service organizations working with those impacted by COVID-19. Grant Award Details
  12. City to Hold Fall Recycling Event August 22

    Posted to City of Greenville Official News Releases on August 17, 2020

    The City of Greenville will hold its fall Shredding & E-Waste Recycling Event this Saturday, August 22 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Public Works campus, located at 475 Fairforest Way. E-Cycling Event Details
  13. City to Host Virtual Meeting on Proposed Changes to Tree Protection Ordinance

    Posted to City of Greenville Official News Releases on July 21, 2020

    The City of Greenville will host a virtual public meeting this Wednesday, July 22 at 6 p.m. to present proposed changes to the City’s tree preservation and protection ordinance. Meeting Details
  14. Greenlink Adding Six New Electric Buses to Fleet

    Posted to City of Greenville Official News Releases on July 9, 2020

    The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) recently awarded $130 million in grants to 41 recipients, including Greenlink, through its Low- or No-Emission (Low-No) Grant program. Grant Details
  15. Greenville City Fire Department Urges Residents to Celebrate Safely

    Posted to City of Greenville Official News Releases on June 29, 2020

    The Greenville City Fire Department (GCFD) is urging residents to stay safe when celebrating over the July 4th holiday weekend. Fireworks Alternatives
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