YMCA Master Plan to improve water quality, quantity, and conservation
In collaboration with Friends of the Reedy River, the YMCA has developed a master plan, already in progress at the Caine Halter Family YMCA, to improve water quality, quantity, and conservation through a variety of rain gardens and other elements.
Upstate students construct, donate canoe for Reedy River conservation
Since September, students and mentors from the Greenville Woodworkers Guild have met once a week to shape a large piece of cypress wood into a canoe and then launched it into the Reedy. Now they hope their creation can provide a boost to local conservation efforts. Stayed tuned later in the year as Friends of the Reedy River will raffle it later in the year as a fundraiser.
2017 Spring Clean Up
Local citizens banded together to tackle litter in the Reedy River, as part of the National River Cleanup™ on Saturday, March 18, 2017. Hosted by Friends of the Reedy River 135 volunteers removed tires, trash, and debris from over 3 miles of the river.