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Human + Nature: Tony Thomas - October 22nd, 2019

Tony Thomas enjoys the beauty of Spartanburg's revitalized Northside community, especially in the spring. read more

By Tony Thomas, Northside Community

Human + Nature: Lillian Hollis - October 22nd, 2019

Seventh grader Lillian Hollis loves to witness the changing seasons at the Bunched Arrowhead Heritage Preserve in Greenville County. read more

By Lillian Hollis, Seventh Grader

5 things Greenville County can do to accommodate growth and limit sprawl - October 16th, 2019

There are practical measures we can take right now to mitigate sprawl while welcoming growth and economic development in Greenville County. read more

By Lisa Hallo & Sherry Barrett, Land Policy Team

The cheapest kilowatt hour? The one not used. - September 30th, 2019

It's Energy Efficiency Day, and we've compiled some tips and resources to make homes, businesses, and farms more efficient. Save money, save the planet! read more

By Shelley Robbins

The Upstate Update: September 2019 - September 27th, 2019

In this month's Upstate Update, we unveil the latest addition to a popular Upstate park and share everything you need to know about this fall's upcoming events. read more

The Upstate Update: August 2019 - August 19th, 2019

In this month's Upstate Update, we share some of our favorite ways to enjoy these dog days of summer with your furry companion, information about upcoming volunteer events and member field trips, an opportunity to join the UF team, and more. read more

Shared solar brings energy savings to low- and moderate-income households - August 15th, 2019

Duke Energy Carolinas has rolled out a new program for low- and moderate-income households that pretty much guarantees bill savings — for homeowners as well as renters — but without requiring panels on your roof. read more

By Shelley Robbins

Join us for the Citizens Planning Academy this October - August 14th, 2019

Coming this fall, Upstate Forever’s Citizens Planning Academy is an interactive 4-week course designed to help Greenville residents, business owners, and neighborhood leaders become more effective and influential participants in City of Greenville planning and land use policy efforts. read more

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