Hiring: Land Policy Manager

We are seeking a Land Policy Manager to join our Land Planning & Policy program staff. If you would like to advance Upstate Forever's strategic goals related to land policy including protecting urban tree canopy and green spaces, expanding housing & mobility choices, building healthy, inclusive communities in rapidly urbanizing areas, protecting riparian buffers, productive farmlands and forests, and critical habitats in rural areas, learn more and apply today.

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The road not taken… Delayed three years! - July 28th, 2021

UF Board member Emelyn Jones shares her experience hiking to one of the most elusive and remote falls in the Carolinas. read more

By Emelyn Jones

Three ways to engage in planning for the City of Greenville's future - July 23rd, 2021

Calling all City of Greenville residents! There are three upcoming opportunities for you to get involved to help inform decision-making in Greenville. read more

Big wins last night at Greenville County Council - July 21st, 2021

Your calls, emails, and attendance at last night's County Council meeting made a huge difference! read more

By Lisa Hallo

The Upstate Update: July 2021 - July 18th, 2021

In this month's Upstate Update, we share an important action alert for Greenville residents, the difference your support makes, and more recent news and updates. read more

Join us on July 20th at 6 pm to protect farms, forests, and rural areas - July 16th, 2021

On Tuesday, Greenville County Council will cast votes regarding two critically important issues that will shape the future of Greenville County and impact the lives of all Greenville residents. We need you to join us for the Council meeting at 6:00 pm to show your support for responsible growth and greenspaces. read more

How we would like to see the proposed Article 3.1 replacement ordinance strengthened - July 12th, 2021

Here's what you need to know and how to get involved now to protect farms, forests, and rural areas in Greenville County. read more

The Upstate Update: June 2021 - June 20th, 2021

In this month's Upstate Update, we share a list of the Upstate's farmers markets where you can buy fresh and local produce this summer, an important update on a Greenville County land development regulation, welcome new faces to the UF team, and more. read more

Commemorating Juneteenth - June 18th, 2021

To commemorate Juneteenth, the day the last remaining enslaved African Americans were emancipated in 1865, we reflect on the grave injustices of the past and reaffirm our commitment to strive towards a more equitable future. read more

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