Fall 2022 Citizens Planning Academy

Apply now for our interactive, introductory course designed to lay the foundation for Greenville, SC-area residents to become more informed, effective, and influential participants in local land use planning and policy decision-making.

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The Water Log: Do you know where your water comes from? - February 2nd, 2022

Find out on a UF member field trip to Anderson Regional Joint Water System's treatment facility. Plus, read about 2021 Clean Water successes, priorities for 2022, and our new team member. read more

By Erika Hollis

Legislative Updates 2022: January 24-28 - January 31st, 2022

In the latest Legislative Update, State Policy Director Megan Chase gives a deep dive on land protection bills to watch this year, an urgent action alert on drinking water regulations, and more news from the SC Statehouse. read more

By Megan Chase

Meet the Team: Energy Advocate Michael Coleman - January 28th, 2022

Each month, we're going to introduce you to a member of the Upstate Forever staff through a few rapid fire questions. First up, meet Energy Advocate Michael Coleman, who joined our team in 2021. read more

2022 ForeverGreen Awards Luncheon rescheduled for June 13 - January 27th, 2022

Previously scheduled for Monday, February 14, our Annual Awards Luncheon has been rescheduled for Monday, June 13. read more

The Upstate Update: January 2022 - January 25th, 2022

In this month's Upstate Update, see how our team enjoyed this month's snowy days, get info about upcoming events, find out what position we are hiring for, and more. read more

Legislative Updates 2022: January 17-21 - January 24th, 2022

Find a new action alert for the joint resolution to limit toxic "forever chemicals" in our drinking water, view last week's Senate Briefing, read about two good bills that passed, and what to look out for this week in the latest Legislative Update from our State Policy Director. read more

By Megan Chase

Progress Toward Our Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Goals - January 20th, 2022

A status update regarding Upstate Forever's goals for diversity, equity and inclusion set forth in 2020. read more

Legislative Updates 2022: January 10-14 - January 18th, 2022

Welcome to the first Legislative Update of 2022! UF's State Policy Manager fills us in on what happened during Week 1, details "the Year of the Budget," and shares two bills that your legislators need to hear you support. read more

By Megan Chase

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