A few visionaries have dared to propose a Greenville Metro Rail System that would change the county in ways that would transform our small South Carolina township.
Traffic bottlenecks in Greenville, SC have provided these visionaries with the fodder needed to transform the local transportation system to some commuters' delight and some residents' dismay. The private meetings among technologists and business financiers in Greenville has yet to extend to government leaders. Last year, Greenville County council suggested an elevated rapid transit system was in the works
. But progress has stalled and private businessmen have picked up the torch with an even more radical plan than the one suggested in 2015 when Greenville County councilman Fred Payne proposed driverless railway pods to connect downtown Greenville to hospitals and the GSP airport, among other locations.
The newly proposed...