Category: The Green in Greenway

An Innovative Stormwater Treatment on the Greenway

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The City of Greensboro is testing stormwater tree wells on the newly constructed section of the Downtown Greenway on West Smith Street at the Greenway at Fisher Park Apartments.  The tree wells will improve water quality by filtering and cleaning rainwater runoff through specially constructed soil in the tree well.  For more information on this 'green' stormwater treatment system, click here to view the recent article in the Greensboro News & Record.

A Cleaner and Greener Approach to Trash Collection on the Greenway

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According to Time Magazine, "The future of garbage is greener, cleaner, smarter and cheaper to pick up."  Learn more about how the Downtown Greenway is staying on the forefront of this trend with our BigBelly solar panel trash cans.  Read the full Time Magazine article here, and see a BigBelly in action at the Downtown Greenway Morehead Park Trailhead Parking!