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WHAT IS THIS?

For more than a decade, the City of Spartanburg has been working hard to transform its historic downtown. After more than $400 million in public and private investments, Downtown Spartanburg’s potential as a regional economic power is coming into view. But don’t take our word for it — explore this site and see Spartanburg rise for yourself.

Legend

  •  Public
  •  Business
  •  Residential
  •  Mixed Use
  •  Non Profit

Spartanburg County Public Library


151 S Church St
New Construction
Completed in

$14,600,000

Capital Investment


Opening in 1997, the relocation of the Spartanburg County Public Library Headquarters to downtown was one of the most important early steps in the area's redevelopment.


Broadview Center


201 E Broad Street
New Construction
Completed in 2000

$1,500,000

Capital Investment


Office and retail space. Currently houses Meeting Street Academy.


Joseph K. Maddox Jr. Law


130 East Broad Street, Suite 101
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2000

$1,000,000

Capital Investment


Complete renovation of building to house law firm of Joseph K. Maddox Jr.


350 E St John


350 E St John St
New Construction
Completed in 2001

$1,000,000

Capital Investment


New office construction that was completed in 2001


Advance America Corporate Headquarters


135 N Church St.
New Construction
Completed in 2001

$6,000,000

Capital Investment


Corporate Headquarters for Advance America.


McMillan Pazdan Smith Architecture


127 Dunbar St
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2001

$1,600,000

Capital Investment


Renovated office space housing Spartanburg architecture firm, McMillan Pazdan Smith


Harrison, White, Smith & Coggins, P.C.


178 W Main St.
New Construction
Completed in 2001

$2,000,000

Capital Investment


Prominent law firm in Downtown Spartanburg.


149 S Daniel Morgan Avenue


149 S Daniel Morgan Avenue
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2001

$150,000

Capital Investment


Renovation of restaurant space.


C&S Bank Building


148 W Main St.
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2002

$300,000

Capital Investment


Renovation which transformed former bank building into restaurant space. Currently home to Wild Ace Pizza & Subs


SPARTA Passenger Center


100 N Liberty St.
New Construction
Completed in 2002

$1,500,000

Capital Investment


Serving as the main bus station for Spartanburg's mass transit bus service, the SPARTA Passenger Center provides riders easy access downtown from all corners of the city.


Palladian Building


113 W Main St.
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2002

$600,000

Capital Investment


Home of Spartanburg-based marketing firm, The Palladian Group


Dunbar Street Parking Garage


Entrances On Dunbar And Commerce Streets
New Construction
Completed in 2003

$10,000,000

Capital Investment


Constructed along with the Magnolia Street Parking Garage, the 554 spaces in this garage serve employees and visitors in Downtown Spartanburg


Magnolia Street Parking Garage


Entrances On N Church & Magnolia Streets
New Construction
Completed in 2003

$10,000,000

Capital Investment


Constructed along with the Dunbar Street Parking Garage, the 667 spaces in this garage serve employees and visitors in Downtown Spartanburg


Marriott Hotel And Conference Center


299 North Church Street
New Construction
Completed in 2003

$50,000,000

Capital Investment


The opening of the Marriott Hotel & Conference Center was a significant marker in the evolution of Downtown Spartanburg. With 240 rooms, 27 meeting rooms, and more than 30,000 square feet of meeting and conference space, the Spartanburg Marriott is one of the finest facilities of its kind in the Southeast. The hotel received upgrades totaling $7,000,000 in 2012. For more information about the hotel, visit: http://bit.ly/Zww6H0


Inn On Main


319 E Main St.
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2003

$800,000

Capital Investment


One of Spartanburg's most beautiful historic homes, renovated in 2003 and operating today as a bed and breakfast.


The Hanger At First Baptist Church


Dunbar St.
New Construction
Completed in 2003

$7,800,000

Capital Investment


First Baptist Church's student center. This 62,500 sq ft facility features a stadium-seating auditorium that accommodates 950 people.


Advent Children's Center


140 Advent St.
New Construction
Completed in 2003

$10,000,000

Capital Investment


Preschool operated by the Episcopal Church of the Advent, serving children ages 2–4.


One Morgan Square


1 Morgan Square
New Construction
Completed in 2003

$14,000,000

Capital Investment


Originally constructed as the corporate headquarters for a national hotel chain, today One Morgan Square provides space for numerous businesses in Downtown Spartanburg


Delaney's Irish Pub


117 W Main St
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2003

$30,000

Capital Investment


Renovation of of downtown space for popular restaurant and bar.


Barnet Park


248 E St John St
New Construction
Completed in 2004

$3,200,000

Capital Investment


Spartanburg’s premier outdoor concert and special events venue, the seven-acre Barnet Park plays host to dozens of events each year. Located adjacent to the Chapman Cultural Center and the George Dean Johnson Jr. College of Business and Economics, it contains the Zimmerli Amphitheater, which seats approximately 1,100 in the fixed seating area, with additional seating for up to 4,900 on the terraced lawn.


Wild Wing Cafe


109 W Main St.
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2004

$1,125,000

Capital Investment


Renovations of existing downtown building for regional chain restaurant.


QS/1 Headquarters


201 W St John St.
New Construction
Completed in 2004

$12,000,000

Capital Investment


A global leader in the pharmacy management software industry, QS/1 opened the doors on its corporate headquarters in Downtown Spartanburg in 2004.


Cantrell Wagon Building


196 W Main St.
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2004

$850,000

Capital Investment


Renovation of historic building on W Main St. Currently houses Carriage House Wines on ground floor with apartment units above.


Mary Black Foundation


349 E Main St.
New Construction
Completed in 2004

$5,500,000

Capital Investment


Office building housing Mary Black Foundation as well as several other businesses


Monsoon Noodle House


129 W Main St.
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2004

$250,000

Capital Investment


Historic building on Morgan Square renovated for downtown restaurant.


Warrior Duck Building


104 N Daniel Morgan Ave.
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2005

$2,000,000

Capital Investment


Renovation of historic building to be used for office space


George Johnson Insurance


314 S Pine St
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2005

$600,000

Capital Investment


Renovation of historic home for office space


Bible Study Time


157 E St John St
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2005

$50,000

Capital Investment


Renovation of existing office space for Bible Study Time, Inc.


First Citizens Bank


395 N Church St
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2005

$80,000

Capital Investment


Renovation of existing building for bank branch


183 Dunbar Street


183 Dunbar St.
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2005

$700,000

Capital Investment


Renovation of existing downtown building, currently houses Lemon Peel women's shoe boutique.


101 E Main Street


101 E Main St.
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2005

$600,000

Capital Investment


Renovation of existing downtown building, currently houses Lime Leaf restaurant and several apartment units.


The Showroom


149 S Daniel Morgan Ave.
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2006

$1,800,000

Capital Investment


Renovation of downtown building to house The Showroom, an art gallery and performance space, as well as several apartment units


Morgan Square


W Main St.
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2006

$3,200,000

Capital Investment


Renovation of Morgan Square to create an inviting public space to serve as a focal point for activity in Downtown Spartanburg


Spartanburg County Foundation


424 E Kennedy St.
New Construction
Completed in 2006

$1,000,000

Capital Investment


Office building that serves as home to Spartanburg County Foundation, the oldest nonprofit community foundation in Spartanburg


Chapman Cultural Center


200 E St John St.
New Construction
Completed in 2007

$44,500,000

Capital Investment


Completed after the largest community fundraising effort in Spartanburg's history, the Chapman Cultural Center is a 112,000 square-foot arts facility serves as home to The Arts Partnership of Greater Spartanburg and houses the regional history museum, the 500-seat David Reid Theater and the science center


TD Bank


340 E Main St.
New Construction
Completed in 2007

$15,000,000

Capital Investment


Multi-story office building housing TD Bank


Bijou Building


147 E Main St.
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2007

$1,700,000

Capital Investment


Renovation of existing downtown building, currently houses several local businesses


Integral Solutions


450 Wofford St
New Construction
Completed in 2007

$3,200,000

Capital Investment


Offices of Integral Solutions, an IT communications and infrastructure firm


100 E Main Street


100 E Main St.
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2007

$20,000

Capital Investment


Renovation of restaurant space, currently houses Groucho's Deli


Library Commons


E Broad St.
New Construction
Completed in 2008

$12,500,000

Capital Investment


An upscale condominium development, featuring ground level storefronts housing several downtown businesses


Krispy Kreme


354 N Church St.
New Construction
Completed in 2008

$1,500,000

Capital Investment


New construction for Krispy Kreme doughnut shop.


SAFE Homes–Rape Crisis Coalition


236 Union St.
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2008

$170,500

Capital Investment


Renovation of space for nonprofit organization


Brickhouse Pizza


103 S Daniel Morgan Ave.
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2008

$150,000

Capital Investment


Renovation for downtown restaurant


172 E Main Street


172 E Main St.
New Construction
Completed in 2008

$3,600,000

Capital Investment


Downtown business and office space


149 S Daniel Morgan Avenue


149 S Daniel Morgan Ave.
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2008

$750,000

Capital Investment


Renovation of space below The Showroom for restaurant.


162 E Main Street


162 E Main St.
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2008

$150,000

Capital Investment


Renovation of existing downtown building for boutique.


Piedmont Club


361 E Main St.
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2008

$1,000,000

Capital Investment


Renovation of historic structure housing Piedmont Club


146 E Main Street


146 E Main St.
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2008

$880,000

Capital Investment


Renovation of existing downtown building, currently houses Three Sisters Boutique and upstairs apartment units.


Hot Spot Skate Park


339 Union St.
New Construction
Completed in 2009

$1,000,000

Capital Investment


The Hot Spot Skate Park is Spartanburg's first outdoor skate park, including both street-style features and a full flow course.


South State Bank Building


320 E Main St
New Construction
Completed in 2009

$25,000,000

Capital Investment


Multi-story, Class A office building


Carolina Alliance Bank Headquarters


200 S Church St
New Construction
Completed in 2009

$4,500,000

Capital Investment


Multi-story office building constructed to serve as headquarters for Carolina Alliance Bank


RJ Rockers Brewery, Cribbs Kitchen, Main Street Pub


226 W Main St
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2009

$6,000,000

Capital Investment


Renovation of existing downtown building that now serves as home to RJ Rockers Brewing, Cribbs Kitchen, and Main Street Pub


Wild Wing Cafe


109 W Main St.
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2009

$600,000

Capital Investment


Renovation of popular downtown chain restaurant.


Palmetto Building


100 E Main St.
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2009

$3,200,000

Capital Investment


Renovation of existing building, creating two floors of loft-style apartments and ground floor retail space


149 W Main Street


149 & 151 W Main Street
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2009

$220,000

Capital Investment


Renovation of two existing downtown buildings


Indigo Hall


190 Ezell St.
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2009

$1,500,000

Capital Investment


Renovation of existing downtown building for new event and banquet space


162 E Main Street


162 E Main St.
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2009

$138,800

Capital Investment


Renovation of downtown building for boutique


USC Upstate George Dean Johnson Jr. College Of Business And Economics


160 E St John St.
New Construction
Completed in 2010

$30,000,000

Capital Investment


Opening in 2010, the George Dean Johnson Jr. College of Business and Economics joined the Marriott Hotel and Conference Center and the Chapman Cultural Center on Downtown's blooming northern end. The college houses USC Upstate's Business and Economics undergraduate programs


Masonic Temple


188 W Main St.
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2010

$350,000

Capital Investment


Renovation of the ground floor of the historic Masonic Temple building, today housing Hub City Bookshop, Little River Coffee Bar, and Cakehead Bakeshop


St. John Street Parking Garage


E St John St.
New Construction
Completed in 2010

$11,000,000

Capital Investment


Parking garage constructed to accommodate USC Upstate George Dean Johnson Jr. College of Business and Economics, Chapman Cultural Center, and future development on adjacent parcels


White Oak Manor


130 E Main St.
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2010

$2,000,000

Capital Investment


Renovation of existing downtown building, housing White Oak Manor


Delaney's Irish Pub


117 W Main St
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2010

$400,000

Capital Investment


Renovation of existing restaurant space


127 W Main Street


127 W Main St.
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2010

$1,000,000

Capital Investment


Renovation of existing downtown building


Refuel Wine Bar


129 N Spring St.
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2011

$180,000

Capital Investment


Renovation of existing downtown building, now home to Refuel Wine Bar


Subway


156 Magnolia St.
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2011

$100,000

Capital Investment


Renovation of existing downtown building, now home to a Subway restaurant


Live Fit Now


100 E Main St #1A
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2011

$80,000

Capital Investment


Renovation of space in downtown building for fitness and pilates studio


Barnet Park


248 E St John St
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2011

$1,200,000

Capital Investment


Upgrades to existing park


Back Porch


100 Wood Row
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2012

$180,000

Capital Investment


Renovation of existing downtown building, currently houses popular cajun restaurant, Back Porch.


Magnolia Lofts


249 Magnolia St.
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2012

$3,200,000

Capital Investment


Renovation of existing historic downtown building for loft-style apartment space


Thomas Hannah YMCA


151 Ribault St.
New Construction
Completed in 2012

$15,800,000

Capital Investment


New home of the YMCA in Spartanburg


West Main Streetscaping


W Main St.
New Construction
Completed in 2012

$350,000

Capital Investment


Streetscaping project included resurfacing West Main Street between Daniel Morgan Avenue and West St. John Street, replacing gutters, adding bike lanes in each direction, reducing lanes for automobiles from two to one in each direction, replacing the existing concrete sidewalks with wider, brick-paver sidewalks, and adding street lights, trees and other new landscaping.


Meeting Street Academy


201 E Broad St #110
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2012

$1,500,000

Capital Investment


Renovation of existing downtown space for independent school serving children from under-resourced areas, pre-K through 5th grade


Kennedy Street Garage


Kennedy St
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2012

$400,000

Capital Investment


Upgrades to existing city parking garage


Rescom Construction


210 E. Broad St., Suite 107
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2012

$40,000

Capital Investment


Renovation of existing downtown space for construction company offices


Marriott Hotel And Conference Center


299 North Church Street
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2012

$7,000,000

Capital Investment


Upgrades to existing hotel


Spartanburg Community College, Downtown Campus


220 E Kennedy St
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2013

$19,400,000

Capital Investment


Renovation of historic Evans Building, original home of Spartanburg High School, to serve as new Downtown Campus for Spartanburg Community College


OEC Graphics


100 E Main St. Suite R-1C
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2013

$200,000

Capital Investment


Renovation of space in existing downtown building for Spartanburg branch of OEC Graphics


The Culinary Hub


149 E Main St
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2013

$80,000

Capital Investment


Renovation of space in existing downtown building for catering and event space.


The Greene Canary


160 E Main St.
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2013

$400,000

Capital Investment


Renovation of existing downtown building for clothing boutique specializing in pageant, prom and special occasion dresses.


The Local Hiker


173 E Main St.
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2013

$250,000

Capital Investment


Renovation of space in existing downtown building for 2013 Main Street Challenge winner, The Local Hiker, specializing in hiking, backpacking and camping supplies.


Haute Mama


154 E Main St
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2013

$225,000

Capital Investment


Renovation of space in existing downtown building for 2013 Main Street Challenge winner, Haute Mama, a maternity clothing boutique.


Growler Haus


113 N Church St.
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2013

$125,000

Capital Investment


Renovation of space in existing downtown building for craft beer tap house, Growler Haus.


Katalyst


172 E Main St.
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2013

$100,000

Capital Investment


Upfit of existing space for technology firm, Katalyst Network Group


Pure Barre Headquarters


152 Magnolia St.
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2013

$850,000

Capital Investment


Renovation of existing downtown building, now the corporate headquarters for Pure Barre fitness concept.


Barnet Park


248 E St John St
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2013

$3,000,000

Capital Investment


Upgrades to existing park


Church Street Lofts


275 S Church St.
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2014

$6,000,000

Capital Investment


Extensive modernization renovation of former Schyuler Apartment Building, Spartanburg's third tallest building. Church Street Lofts houses 88 rental apartment units and features a two fitness centers and a rooftop lounge.


314 South Townhomes


314 S Pine St.
New Construction
Completed in 2014

$2,100,000

Capital Investment


New townhome development adjacent to the Mary Black Foundation Rail Trail and Thomas E. Hannah YMCA


St. Paul The Apostle Catholic Church


290 E Main St.
New Construction
Completed in 2014

$14,000,000

Capital Investment


New home for St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church


Motte & Sons Bootlegging


220 E Daniel Morgan Ave.
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2014

$300,000

Capital Investment


Upfit of existing building for 2013 Main Street Challenge winner, Motte & Sons Bootlegging, Spartanburg's first micro-distillery.


151 W Main Street


151 W Main St.
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2014

$2,950,000

Capital Investment


Renovation of existing downtown building.


Renato In Centro


121 W Main St.
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2014

$815,000

Capital Investment


Upfit of existing downtown building for new location for popular Italian restaurant.


Bella Scott Salon


404 E Main St.
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2014

$85,000

Capital Investment


Upfit of existing building for upscale hair salon.


Café Around The Corner


121 Dunbar St.
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2014

$10,000

Capital Investment


Upfit of existing building for new restaurant.


201 Wall Street


201 Wall St.
New Construction
Completed in 2014

$1,000,000

Capital Investment


New downtown mixed-use building featuring three ground floor retail spaces (currently home to Health in Hand Juice Bar, Hub Diggity, and Baguette & Co.) as well as nine rental apartment units.


Dottie's Toffee


155 W Main St.
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2015

$80,000

Capital Investment


Renovation of downtown building for new location of Spartanburg-based candy maker.


Wall Street Streetscaping


Wall St.
New Construction
Completed in 2015

$100,000

Capital Investment


Conversion of downtown side street into "festival street" concept, closed to vehicular traffic during most times of the year. Pedestrian walkways and the street's vehicular are distinguished by different colors and patterns of pavers, with no elevated curb separating the roadway and pedestrian walkway. New unique lighting fixtures were also installed


Sparkle City Miniputt


E Main St.
New Construction
Completed in 2015

$80,000

Capital Investment


Coming to fruition through a public-private partnership between Hub-Bub, the City of Spartanburg and an anonymous donor, Sparkle City Miniputt will be a free, nine-hole miniature golf course on a formerly vacant on E Main St.


E Main Streetscaping


E Main St.
New Construction
Completed in 2015

$210,000

Capital Investment


Streetscaping project includes straightening chicanes on E Main Street between Church and Liberty streets, widening the sidewalk and moving landscaping trees into "bump outs" between sections of parallel parking.


Bella Dance Studio


100 East Main Street
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2015

$414,147

Capital Investment


Renovation of space to house dance studio.


GHS Children’s Hospital - Spartanburg Pediatric Health Center


201 E Broad St.
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2015

$2,000,000

Capital Investment


Renovation of existing downtown space for Greenville Hospital System’s Children’s Hospital. Spartanburg Pediatric Health Center accepts all insurance including Molina, Absolute Total Care, Wellcare, The Blues, Advicare and SC Medicaid program. The Health Center also serves as a School Based Health Clinic for Meeting Street Academy students located in the same building.


Event Rentals


316 W Main St.
New Construction
Completed in 2015

$1,600,000

Capital Investment


New location for Event Rentals.


130 Magnolia Street


130 Magnolia St.
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2016

$100,000

Capital Investment


Renovation of historic building on Magnolia Street


Hub City Co-op


176 N Liberty St.
Renovation Construction
Completed in 2016

$2,700,000

Capital Investment


Renovation of downtown property for future home of Hub City Co-op


AC By Marriott Hotel


W Main St.
New Construction
Completed in 2017

$20,000,000

Capital Investment


New 100-room luxury boutique hotel planned for the corner of Daniel Morgan Ave. and W Main St.


Miyako's


118 Magnolia St.
New Construction
Completed in 2017

$1,000,000

Capital Investment


Reconstruction of 118 Magnolia Street for relocation of Miyako Sushi Group from space next door. New space to feature rooftop bar.


Montgomery Building


187 North Church Street
Renovation Construction
Planned

$29,000,000

Capital Investment


Planned renovation of historic 10-story high-rise will include ground-floor retail and restaurant space, 1 floor of office space, and 72 apartments on floors 3 through 10.


Magnolia St. Streetscaping


Magnolia St.
New Construction
Planned

$150,000

Capital Investment


Plans for Magnolia Street call for widening the sidewalk to 20 ft., allowing for better pedestrian traffic flow as well as potential sidewalk seating for existing restaurants and potential future developments. Existing street trees will be removed and replaced with new trees in islands between sections of parallel parking, and a short brick and wrought iron wall will be constructed to serve as a barrier between the sidewalk and street.


Railroad Quiet Zone


W Main
Renovation Construction
Planned

$500,000

Capital Investment


Railroad quiet zone improvement for nearby hotel development


Liberty St. Office Development


Liberty St.
New Construction
Planned

$15,000,000

Capital Investment


Planned 50,000 square foot office building. Expected to bring a minimum of 250 workers to Downtown Spartanburg


Planned Mixed-use Development


W Main St. & Daniel Morgan Ave.
New Construction
Planned

$2,000,000

Capital Investment


Planned five-story, mixed-use development to feature 30 apartment units and 3,000 square feet of ground floor retail.


Lundy Building


141-143 West Main Street
Renovation Construction
Planned

$2,000,000

Capital Investment


Significant mixed-use renovation of historic 10,000 sf building located on Morgan Square. The ground floor will eventually house the restaurant Mezcal. The second floor will house four two-bedroom, two-bathroom apartments, and the building will also include a two-story townhome that opens onto Wall Street.


Aug Smith Building


174 E Main St
Renovation Construction
Planned

$10,500,000

Capital Investment


Renovation of historic department story, set to become 46 luxury apartments with expansive groundfloor retail space.