Greenville Development Code

Following the adoption of GVL2040, Greenville’s new comprehensive plan, the City has undertaken a project to write a new development code that aligns with the plan and addresses issues related to development across the community. 

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    Working Groups Established

    Staff established three specialized working groups to advise them: neighborhood leaders, design professionals and developers.
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    Project Test Locations

    The City began identifying area representatives who will help guide code testing in five locations: Augusta-Mauldin-Pleasantburg, Stone and Main district, Greater Sullivan neighborhood, McAlister Square and North Laurens Road.
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    Code Education

    Take a deeper dive into the issues that will shape the city's new development code. More about the Code
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    Monthly Live Updates

    Monthly “Code Connection” sessions will help keep the community informed. The first session will be January 19. January Meeting Link
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    Growth in Greenville

    You'll be seeing a lot of these two "animated" residents over the next year as we explore and explain the changes underway with the city's development code. Meet Hank and Betty
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    Council Approves Direction

    City Council confirmed the key issues, including support for affordable housing, open space preservation, economic development and mobility.
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The City will host monthly online events, where the project team will provide updates and answer community members' questions. The sessions will be held on the second Wednesday of each month, except for January, when it will be held on the third Wednesday of the month. 
Code Connections Session | January 19, 2022 | View Recording | Download Presentation
Code Connections Session | 5 p.m. Wednesday, February 9
Code Connections Session | 5 p.m. Wednesday, March 9