Phase 1's Route

Phase 1 of the Greenway begins behind Barr Street School and will run west along Gills Creek behind Clinton Elementary School, weave through Constitution and Independence parks, wind between Lancaster High and North Elementary schools, and continue west towards Gillsbrook Road. Amenities will include: three trailhead entrances, restrooms, signage, paved walkways and boardwalks, and much more. For a more detailed map, click here.

Environmental Education Area

The site of the Lindsay Pettus Greenway's environmental education area will emphasize a strong commitment to conservation and stewardship of natural resources.  Amenities will include: a trailhead entrance, restrooms, paved trail and boardwalk, sheltered pavilion, creek overlooks, and constructed wetlands along the Gills Creek floodplain. The site will be accessible via Colonial Avenue, across from Lancaster High School's baseball fields. For a more detailed picture, click here.

Phase 2's Route

As envisioned, Phase 2 will continue west of Gillsbrook Road towards Springs Memorial Hospital and will fork near Plantation Road.  The southern path will connect at West Meeting Street across from the Springdale Recreation Center's soccer fields and disc golf course. The northern path will continue past Plantation Road, wind along Bear Creek, and will end at the Highway 9 Bypass.

The proposed route of the Greenway

Points of Interest

When fully developed, the Lindsay Pettus Greenway will connect people to places, including: downtown Lancaster, nearby schools (North Elementary, Clinton Elementary, Lancaster High, and USC Lancaster), local businesses, nearby recreation fields,  and visitors of MUSC Health Lancaster Medical Center and other nearby health facilities.

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