Greenville and Spartanburg counties are forecast to be the hardest hit areas for ice accumulation, according to revised weather forecasts.
Sleet, freezing rain and snow have fallen throughout the evening with most of the roads turned white and have become extremely treacherous. The Upstate will see icing for the longest time throughout the night with more than ½ - inch of ice.
The City of Greer has committed $1 million to the Partnership For Tomorrow for its 5-year master plan and economic development.
Mayor Rick Danner and City Administrator Ed Driggers made the historic and surprising announcement at a packed Greater Greer Chamber of Commerce First Friday Luncheon at the City Hall events venue. Danner’s address on the value of collaboration and why partnerships work set up the huge economic announcement.
Passengers flying out of Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport (GSP) in Greer pay an average $15 less than the average domestic fare from competing airports (Atlanta and Charlotte) in the region, according to the US Department of Transportation’s third quarter 2014 airfare report.
The US Department of Transportation ranks the top 100 airports based on average domestic fare.