Category Archives: Transportation

Upcoming Parking Promotions

Just a reminder that the City has several upcoming holiday parking promotions: December 14, 15 & 16 – Free parking at the Broad Street Garage, Richardson Street Garage and West Washington Street Deck. Free parking begins at 6 p.m. on Friday and ends at 6 a.m. on Monday. December 21 & 22 – Free parking at…
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Stratos Aviation Recognized for Flight Training Excellence by National Organization

Greenville, S.C. – For the third year in a row, Stratos Aviation has been recognized as a Distinguished Flight School by the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA), the world’s largest aviation association. AOPA also recognized Stratos Aviation Instructor and Founder Dimitri Partafyllas as a Distinguished Flight Instructor. Winners were honored for providing a high…
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Greenlink Accepting Applications for New Citizens Transit Academy

(Greenville, SC) Greenlink is accepting applications for its inaugural Citizens Transit Academy, which will be held in January. The Citizens Transit Academy will offer Greenville County residents a unique opportunity to learn about public transportation and the opportunities and challenges facing Greenlink. The free, four-week program is open to anyone age 18 or older. Classes…
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Jim Wall Reappointed to Greenville Airport Commission

[caption id="attachment_26667" align="alignleft" width="212"] Jim Wall[/caption] Jim Wall has been reappointed to the Greenville Airport Commission by Greenville County Council to serve an additional three-year term. The Greenville Airport Commission is the owner and operator of the Greenville Downtown Airport (GMU). GMU is the busiest general aviation airport in South Carolina and is a self-sufficient…
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Clemson’s Erwin Center students helping drive McLaren brand expansion

CLEMSON — United Kingdom-based McLaren Automotive is tapping Clemson University students this semester to help the high-performance sports car manufacturer reach a new set of consumers. The Erwin Center for Brand Communications students will be tasked with developing an advertising and marketing campaign to help McLaren reach “lifestyle” sports car enthusiasts. As part of the College…
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Enhanced Mobility of Seniors & Individuals with Disabilities Section 5310 Application Workshops

he South Carolina Department of Transportation Office of Public Transit will hold four (4) workshops for current subrecipients, and agencies/entities seeking to become eligible subrecipients. The workshop will address basic program requirements to include how to become a subrecipient, review application process, eligible projects/expenses, invoices and procurement requirements for entities seeking FTA Section 5310 funding.…
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Stanley G. Mays ​Elected Vice Chairman of Greenville Airport Commission

Stanley G. Mays​ ​has been ​elected Vice Chairman​​ ​of​​ ​the Greenville Airport Commission​ (GAC)​.​ ​The GAC is the owner and operator of the Greenville Downtown Airport (GMU). GMU is the busiest general aviation airport in South Carolina and is a self-sufficient entity with financial strength that doesn't rely on local taxpayers for funding. GMU is…
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Mark A. Clark Elected Chairman​ ​of Greenville Airport Commission

Mark A. Clark has been elected Chairman of the Greenville Airport Commission (GAC).​ ​The GAC is the owner and operator of the Greenville Downtown Airport (GMU). GMU is the busiest general aviation airport in South Carolina and is a self-sufficient entity with financial strength that doesn't rely on local taxpayers for funding. GMU is home…
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CU-ICAR to host SAE Automated and Connected Vehicle Testing Symposium

GREENVILLE, South Carolina — Automotive experts say today’s smart vehicles are generating upwards of one gigabyte of information every second. So the question is: How do you collect all that data and what do you do with it? This is at the heart of the inaugural SAE Automated and Connected Vehicle Systems Testing Symposium, which…
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“Hop In” rides are coming to Greenville with Locally Epic’s help

[caption id="attachment_22233" align="alignleft" width="225"] Locally Epic Hop In ride service[/caption] GREENVILLE, S.C. – Getting around the picturesque downtown Greenville is about to get easier. Locally Epic is partnering with Rogers EV and Star EV to use an electric LSV vehicle that will pick up passengers along the Main Street area wiith room to hold up…
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