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  1. Fire Department Awarded International Accreditation

    GCFD now is one of only 65 agencies worldwide to hold both international accrediation and the highest public protection classification rating. More about Accreditation
  2. Greenville Zoo Welcomes Baby Orangutan

    Greenville Zoo director Jeff Bullock announced this afternoon that just before 6 a.m. this morning, doctors delivered a healthy, 2.9-pound female baby orangutan via C-section. More about Orangutan birth
  3. City Seeking Applicants for Comprehensive Plan Steering Committee

    The City of Greenville is gearing up for the launch of GVL2040, a two-year initiative to update its long-range Comprehensive Plan. Read on...
  4. Greenville City Fire Department Becomes EMT Rapid Responder Agency

    City firefighters are now meeting stricter standards for emergency service care, as licensed Rapid Responders. More about Rapid Responder
  5. City Receives AARP Community Challenge Grant

    AARP has awarded the City of Greenville a $10,000 grant through its 2018 Community Challenge Grant Program. The City will use the grant to renovate Walker Park, a .25-acre open space located in the West Greenville community. More about AARP Grant
  6. Stream Enhancement Project Set to Begin in McPherson Park

    Work is scheduled to begin this week on a stream enhancement project in McPherson Park. More
  7. Wells Fargo Red, White and Blue Festival Moving to Downtown Greenville’s West End

    Wells Fargo Red, White and Blue presented by AT&T, the City of Greenville’s annual Independence Day celebration, is moving its event site to a new location in downtown Greenville’s West End. More about July 4 celebration
  8. “Panda-monium” at Greenville Zoo

    Today Greenville Zoo director Jeff Bullock announced the arrival of three new residents - red panda cubs born June 12 to Collette and Steve, two of the Greenville Zoo’s three red pandas. More about Red Pandas
  9. Greenville Zoo to Present Next Conservation Lecture June 21

    The Greenville Zoo continues its popular Conservation Lecture Series this Thursday, June 21 with special guest Brett A. Wright, PhD., Dean of Clemson University’s College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences, to discuss The Global Tiger Initiative. More about Conservation Lecture Series
  10. Anniversary Discount Program Rewards Business Longevity

    On Friday, the City of Greenville will mail checks to 532 business owners as part of its Anniversary Discount Program, which is designed to reward longevity and recognize city businesses’ contributions and long-term commitment to the community. More about Business Longevity Program
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