Northside Planning Grant Marks Start of Community Redevelopment

The City of Spartanburg is one of only 17 cities in the country to receive a $300,000 federal grant for community redevelopment this year.

Announced Friday, the planning grant from the Department of Housing and Urban Development puts Spartanburg in the running for an additional $30 million in federal dollars to redevelop the city's distressed Northside community.