For the Conferences and Speakers archive, click here. Active Living Event Series Upstate Forever’s Strategic Plan 2011-2015 Swamp Rabbit Trail Impact Study: Year 1 Results Swamp Rabbit Trail Impact Study: Year 2 Results Upstate Regional Multimodal Recommendations, March 2013 SAVING LAKE GREENWOOD An action plan for restoring and protecting water quality […]
We have worked to offer citizens better disposal options for household hazardous waste and prescription drugs and promote policies that encourage recycling and discourage the creation of unnecessary waste in the Upstate. Household Hazardous Waste and Prescription Drug Collection Days Leftover and expired household chemicals, pesticides, batteries, paint, and pharmaceuticals often end up in our […]
The goal of the Active Living Event Series is to inspire and provide communities the tools necessary to promote and advocate active living policies and projects in their communities. 2016 Active Living Event Series On April 14, 2016, Upstate Forever hosted Ups, Downs, Ins and Outs of a Small Town, Big Growth Scenario, a daylong behind-the-scenes tour of […]
By clicking on the links below you may view our financial and annual reports online, as well as our organization’s Values and Policies. For updates about ongoing programs, events and activities, click here. Annual and Financial Reports 2015 Audit 2015 IRS Form 990 2014 Audit 2014 IRS Form 990 2013 Audit 2013 IRS Form 990 […]
With the objective of minimizing the impact of impervious surfaces in the Upstate, Upstate Forever retained the Lawrence Group to conduct audits of paving requirements in the codes and ordinances for the counties of the Upstate. The audits identify areas in the standards where changes or additional flexibility can help reduce impervious cover and resulting […]
Read the special 10th anniversary edition of the Upstate Forever Spartanburg office newsletter, “On the Move.” Click here to read it!
As part of our Active Living Initiative, we published a newsletter out of our Spartanburg office called “On the Move.” Read them here: Special Tenth Anniversary Issue, May 2014 December 2008 September 2008 June 2008 March 2008 December 2007 October 2007 June 2007 March 2007 Winter 2006 Summer 2006 Spring 2006 December 2005 Fall 2005 […]
As a complement to our growth study and to the county’s efforts to institute stronger land use planning, Upstate Forever has created this Special Places Inventory for Spartanburg County (SPI) for use as a reference tool in land use planning decisions. It is our goal to document our remaining historical and natural assets before we make decisions that could negatively […]