News Releases

  1. City Council Announces Hiring of New City Manager

    Posted to City of Greenville Official News Releases on June 17, 2019

    City Council approved the hiring of John McDonough as Greenville’s next city manager at a special formal meeting of City Council. More about McDonough
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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. Read on...
  5. 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 Details on City Manager Candidates
  6. Seasonal Trolley Routes Return June 6

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

    The seasonal Arts West and Augusta trolley routes will return to service on Thursday, June 6 at 6 p.m. Trolley Details
  7. Greenlink to Implement Route Changes July 1

    Posted to City of Greenville Official News Releases on May 31, 2019

    Greenlink will make the first significant improvements to its routes and stops in decades when it implements a series of route changes on Monday, July 1. Route Change Details
  8. Penske Touch-A-Truck Ready to Roll on June 1

    Posted to City of Greenville Official News Releases on May 30, 2019

    Children have the opportunity to sit in the driver’s seat at the annual Penske Touch-A-Truck day set for June 1 from 8 a.m. to Noon. Touch-A-Truck Details
  9. City Receives Grant from Greenville Women Giving

    Posted to City of Greenville Official News Releases on May 15, 2019

    The City of Greenville has received a $100,000 grant from Greenville Women Giving for a river restoration project within the Unity Park site. Grant Details
  10. City Allocates Additional Funding to Transit

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

    City Council voted to appropriate $425,021 in the General Fund for Greenlink at tonight’s formal City Council meeting, bringing the City’s total funding for transit to $4,187,904 (including contributed services) this year. Funding Details
  11. City of Greenville Board and Commission Opportunities

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

    A number of City of Greenville boards and commissions have terms expiring in the coming months. Individuals interested in serving on a board or commission can complete an application online. Boards Details
  12. Public Works Demolition Marks First Step in Construction of 60-Acre Unity Park

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

    The City of Greenville took the first step in construction of the 60-acre Unity Park on Thursday with the start of demolition of its former Public Works campus on the corner of Mayberry and Hudson streets. Event Details
  13. Outdoor Movies Return to Falls Park May 1

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

    Moviegoers can enjoy watching a variety of classic film favorites under the stars at the City of Greenville’s Fidelity Investments Moonlight Movies. Movie Details
  14. TD Saturday Market Returns to Main Street May 4

    Posted to City of Greenville Official News Releases on April 23, 2019

    The TD Saturday Market opens its 17th season on May 4, bringing farm-fresh produce, baked goods, meats, cheeses, seafood and other specialty foods to downtown Greenville each week. Read on...
  15. Mother and Baby Sumatran Orangutans Now on Exhibit

    Posted to City of Greenville Official News Releases on April 22, 2019

    The Greenville Zoo’s female Sumatran orangutan, Lana, and her 8-month-old daughter, Adira, now have access to the orangutan exhibit. Orangutan Details
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