With the untimely passing of County Council member Dan Rawls there is a special election for the District 26 seat. The Republican primary is on 29 April with four candidates: Todd W Frederick, Lynn W Ballard, Buddy Dyer, and Ed Poore. Democrat Windell Rodgers who will face the Republican nominee on 10 June. As the…… Continue reading District 26 Candidate Questions
Last week I came across this compelling video from Portland Oregon where they have record numbers of children walking and biking to school. My first reaction was, this is a great video that can serve as an inspiration for Bike Walk Greenville. So, what will it take for Greenville County to have thousands of kids…… Continue reading What will it take for Greenville County to be like Portland?
Greenville County has 1,700 miles of County maintained roads. Greenville County has only 35 miles of sidewalks! I had a chance to talk to one of our County Council members and offered that we need to spend more money on bike/pedestrian projects in the County — not just in the City. He responded that, “most…… Continue reading Some Important Facts on Investment in Pedestrian and Bicycle Infrastructure