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3 % of people in Greenville County live in a walkable community

The website walkscore.com allows users to find locations that are walkable, and makes money by advertising apartments and homes in the searched location. They state, “We believe that walkable neighborhoods with access to public transit, better commutes, and proximity to the people and places you love are the key to a happier, healthier and more […]

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Woodruff Rd CREDIT: Paul Alongi @pfatgn

Roads serve people – give us better transportation choices

As the Greenville County Council is reportedly considering a one percent sales tax to help solve infrastructure funding shortages, residents are voicing their concern that non-motorized transportation modes be included in future road improvements. The August 13 Greenville News article “Many local areas lack sidewalks,” describes walkability: It simply means people have a safe place […]

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