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Zoning:

The division of a municipality into sections reserved for particular purposes and types of land use.

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March 2014

logos for westside neighborhoods Market Analysis | March 6

March 6 at the Kroc Center - Come learn the results or the in-depth Market Analysis for the West Side. The Market Analysis is taking a closer look at the business environment on the west side, including some of the challenges and opportunities small and expanding businesses face in the area. Additionally, the Market Analysis will look more extensively at the grocery store issue on the west side. What would it really take to attract a healthy food retailer to this “food desert”?
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Community Branding Lunch and Learn | March 13

March 13 at the Kroc Center - This Community Branding Lunch and Learn presented the idea of a community brand. It revealed what a logo and brand can do to help build your community. Check out the lunch and learn presentation get some useful tools to take home to your neighborhood.

Community Branding Workshop | March 19

March 19 at the Kroc Center - Community Branding Workshop – What’s in a brand? What can a community brand do for you and your neighborhood? You’ve seen Arnett Muldrow and Associates at Connections meetings, but you may not have known their specialty is in helping build community cohesion and pride through a unique and fun branding method. Wednesday’s meeting marked the beginning of the workshop week, and Friday revealed completed community brands. View Workshop Video

We Made the News!


Greenville News, July 31, 2013, West Greenville gets new name, holds celebration

Greenville News, July 31, 2013, Greenhouse made of used plastic bottles called symbol of city's push for sustainability

Greenville News, July 29 2013, Greenville mayor to head group to dedicate new greenhouse at A.J. Whittenberg

Greenville News, April 6, 2013, Greenville Among Winners of New TD Forestry Grant

Greenville Journal, March 7, 2013, Public Gets First Glimpse at Park Possibilities

Examiner, March 5, 2013, Help Plan the Swamp Rabbit Trail Park

WSPA, Feb. 28, 2013, Plans for a New City Park

Greenville News Online, Feb. 28, 2013, City wants public's view on park plans

Greenville News Online, Feb. 14, 2013, Greenville seeks ideas for next downtown park

Upstate Biz, Sept. 20, 2012, EPA Announces 12th Annual Clean Air Excellence Awards

EPA, Sept. 19, 2012, EPA Announces 12th Annual Clean Air Excellence Awards

Smart Growth America, Sept. 12, 2012, Smart growth stories: Growth that benefits all residents on Greenville, SC’s West Side

Greenville Journal, June 15, 2012, Learning to Share

Greenville Journal, June 15, 2012, Quote of the Week

GSA Business, March 2, 2012

UpstateBizSC, March 2, 2012

Journal Watchdog, Jan. 26, 2012

GSA Business Analyst, Greenville's Business Journal, Nov. 7, 2011

Palmetto Planner, official publication of the South Carolina chapter of the American Planning Association, Spring 2011

quotation marks image indicating a quote follows A city can look forward to a promising future only if its growth is accompanied by a full knowledge of an appreciation for its past.

- Dr. Jeffrey R. Willis, Remembering Greenville: Photographs from the Coxe Collection