A new mixed-use development has been proposed for 1.83 acresof downtown land Mayor Knox White once called “the Bermuda Triangle of downtown development.”
It’s the Greenville Gateway, located at North Church and East North Streets, as you first enter downtown Greenville from I-385.
This is the view from Beattie Place. | Rendering by Johnston Design Group
According to the application submitted to the City of Greenville Design Review Board Urban Panel, this development will serve as a “gateway and arrival experience” into Downtown Greenville with proposals to make the property more pedestrian and bicycle friendly. (Think: 12-foot-wide sidewalks + bicycle storage.)
This prospective development features:
A pedestrian bridge to Bon Secours Wellness Arena
Restaurant and commercial space
A 300-car parking garage
The pedestrian bridge will connect the development to The Well. | Rendering by Johnston Design Group
Summer Tea | Wed., June 22 | 3-4:30 p.m. | Sigal Music Museum, 516 Buncombe St. | $25 | Spend an afternoon at the museum with tea + savory and sweet snacks. 🫖
Summer Solstice Party | Wed., June 22 | 4:30-6:30 p.m. | Feed & Seed Co., 701 Easley Bridge Rd. | Free entry | Greenville’s Partnership for Philanthropy + NonProfit Alliance come together for this drop-in event to learn about new partnerships. ☀️
Home Free | Thurs., June 23 | 7:30 p.m. | The Peace Center | $35+ | See country a cappella group Home Free at this one-night-only show. 🎙
Drag Night | Thurs., June 23 | 8:30 p.m. | Swanson’s Warehouse, 12 N. Irvine St. | $5+ | Celebrate pride month in style with Erica Chanel + four other drag queens. 👑
Foreverland’s Country Dance | Fri., June 24 | 7-10 p.m. | Landmark Hall, 156 Landmark Dr., Taylors | $10+ | Grab your denim and cowboy boots for a two-step lesson and a night full of country dancing.
Pawdicures and Pints with Dog Gone Nails | Sat., June 25 | 2-5 p.m. | Tetrad Brewing Company, 603 E. Stone Ave. | Free entry | Sip on a craft brew while your furry BFF gets a nail trim and enjoys dog treats + popcorn. 🐶
Crabs and Beer Feast | Sat., June 25 | 1 p.m. + 4 p.m. | Brewery 85, 6 Whitlee Ct. | $46 | Purchase your tickets online for an afternoon of craft beer and all-you-can-eat low country seafood, featuring blue crab + fish and chips. 🦀
Ladies Night Out Summer Soiree Edition | Sun., June 26 | 4-8 p.m. | Zen, 924 S. Main St. | $10 | Dance the night away at this soiree full of food, wine, giveaways + vendors selling everything from clothing and shoes to jewelry and cosmetics. 💃
Grand Bohemian Lodge – Hiring Event | Wed., June 29 | 10 a.m.-6 p.m. | 55 E. Camperdown Way (in Falls Park) | Free | The Grand Bohemian Lodge Greenville is looking for extraordinary talent for front office, housekeeping, food and beverage, banquets, culinary, and engineering staff.*
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Table 301submitted exterior design plans to the City of Greenville Urban Design Review Board for its newest restaurant concept, Jones Oyster Company. The restaurant will be located in the former Table 301 Kitchen + Soby’s on the Side space(22 E. Court St.) 🦪
North Greenville University has unveiled its renovation plans for the Donnan Administration Building, which will house the College of Business and Entrepreneurship. Funded through an $8.5 million capital campaign, the renovated space will include features like five classrooms, a conference room, and offices. (Greenville Journal)
Greenville is really growing.New migration data shows where new Greenville County residents are moving from, including the northeast, southern Florida, the Chicago area, and southern California. Greenville’s population is projected to grow by 200,000+ by 2040 and the County will hold community meetings to address growth concerns. (Greenville Journal)
And the Emmy goes to… WYFF 4 + FOX Carolina. Both stationsbrought home the hardware at the Southeast Emmy Awards this weekend. FOX Carolina’s morning newscast won + WYFF won seven in various categories. Photojournalist Chip Baysden was behind the camera for every winning WYFF segment. See the full list of winners. 🏆
Need a new hangout spot? Don’t fret. Fretwell, a new community space in Spartanburg on the Mary Black Rail Trail (at 101 Fretwell St.), is hosting a grand opening celebration this Thurs., June 24-Sat., June 26 from 12-9 p.m. Catch some tunes + relax on the lawn with a drink. (Upstate Business Journal)
You’ll get a kick out of this one. Megan Bornkamp, a defenderfor the Greenville Liberty + Clemson University women’s soccer team, is one of 21 players selected to play for the U-23 Women’s Youth National Team. Way to go, Megan. ⚽️ (Greenville Journal)
Prisma Health Children’s Hospital has opened its newest location at Greer Memorial Hospital (830 S. Buncombe Rd.), which includes a nursery and specialists for respiratory illnesses and other conditions. The facility also offers telehealth services + services to help families manage the stress of a hospital stay. (Greenville Journal)
Bon Secours is one of the first hospitals in the country to debut a new technology to help diagnose lung cancer earlier and more accurately. The tool, known as Monarch Platform, was developed by Auris Health + allows patients to undergo a less invasive procedure. (Greenville Journal)
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