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    Greenville, SC
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    art, design, cycling, photography
  1. CONSTRUCTION THREAD: Verdae Phase 1

    Bella Grove is now included on the neighborhoods page of the Verdae website- http://www.verdae.com/bella-grove.php . They have a gallery of the home elevations and a pdf map of the lots for sale. http://www.verdae.com/bella-grove-home-plan-elevations.php
  2. CONSTRUCTION THREAD: Verdae Phase 1

    Sorry if my comment was confusing. Yes, Bella Grove is the new neighborhood off of Woodruff that was mentioned on the previous page. That is the one that will connect to Mangum with a 10' cart path. The Ryan Homes neighborhood that GvilleSC referred to as isolated is Bellhaven Village. That is the one that will be connected to Algonquin Trail when construction is complete, so it won't remain isolated from the rest of Hollingsworth Park.
  3. CONSTRUCTION THREAD: Verdae Phase 1

    The Ryan neighborhood won't stay isolated. The main road in the development, Algonquin, is planned to loop around and connect with the original Algonquin Trail, which is the dead end road on the north side of the park. Once that is complete it should tie in nicely. The one positive about the cart path connecting Bella Grove to Mangum is that will encourage non-automotive traffic within the neighborhood. I would prefer to see more pedestrians, cyclists, and even golf cart drivers, to additional cars on Rocky Slope.
  4. CONSTRUCTION THREAD: Verdae Phase 1

    A restaurant announcement for Legacy Square... finally! http://upstatebusinessjournal.com/news/stellas-expands-to-verdae-eye-on-february-opening/
  5. CONSTRUCTION THREAD: Verdae Phase 1

    Grading for the Bella Grove neighborhood is coming along. It looks like they will be ready to start paving soon.
  6. CONSTRUCTION THREAD: Verdae Phase 1

    Good news about the new fire station. They have also recently started to clear roads for the Bella Grove neighborhood (http://upstatebusinessjournal.com/news/verdae-plans-new-bella-grove-neighborhood/), so construction should be starting soon.
  7. CONSTRUCTION THREAD: The Point

    I have heard sometime in the Fall, but does anyone know an opening date for the new REI. I got a postcard in the mail last week that said they are now hiring, so it should be soon.
  8. Rails to Trails

    Today (Tuesday, March 22nd) is the last day to help Greenville County receive four separate grants for the Swamp Rabbit and other trails. You can read more about it here and view the four separate presentations here. Please take a minute to go through these and send a confirmation email to the address provided. The County needs strong public support to secure these grants, so let’s overwhelm them with emails on the final day.
  9. Bike Sharing in Greenville

    Leadership Greenville Class 37 has set up a Facebook page for their effort to Bring Bike-Sharing to Greenville. Please ‘like’ the page to stay informed about the project and to show your support.
  10. Bike Sharing in Greenville

    We are possibly getting closer to a bike sharing system in Greenville. B-Cycle was in town this week demonstrating one of their solar powered stations and a few of the bikes. Read more about it and check out some pictures here: http://bikegreenville.blogspot.com/2011/03/bike-sharing-in-greenville.html
  11. How does the outside view Greenville?

    I was so excited to see Greenville mentioned on Design*Sponge earlier this week. The secret is getting out that we have a great art and design community here.
  12. Rails to Trails

    We made it to the next round of the Pepsi Grant, so keep voting until December 31st! The two ways to vote are: On the web at http://pep.si/9mxLhq Texting the message “104074” to Pepsi (73774)
  13. Bikeville

    SouthernYankee, that was really the first one, but the plan is to make it a monthly event. I am not sure when the next one will take place, but I will post here when I find out.
  14. Bikeville

    A great photoset (via Brado) of the "Critical Cruise" ride that took place downtown on Friday afternoon. http://www.flickr.com/photos/brado1/sets/72157624042570253/
  15. Bikeville

    Considering the threat of thunderstorms today, we had a decent sized crowd for the Bike to Work Day breakfast and ride with the Mayor. Here is a picture of the group that rode from the Caine Halter YMCA to City Hall before dispersing to ride to work. I'm hoping that it stays dry for my ride home.