Status of County, City & Town Parks, Playgrounds & Recreational Facilities

Mar. 30, 2020 (updated Apr. 2) (York County) It is important for your mental and physical health to be active. What is the status of county, city and town parks, playgrounds and recreational facilities? You can take a walk or bike ride in your neighborhood, or head to a park in Rock Hill, Clover or York – maintaining a safe social distance of six feet or more and heeding Gov. McMaster’s executive order prohibiting gatherings of 3+ people.

ESMMYC Feb. 2020 Meeting Summary – Healthy Bucks

Mar. 24, 2020 (York County, SC) ESMMYC welcomed Kelsey Allen to our February 11, 2020, general membership meeting. She spoke about Eat Smart Move More South Carolina (ESMMSC) work on House Bill H-32-50 on Healthy Bucks. Lynn Caldwell discussed ESMMYC Access to Healthy Foods work. The meeting concluded with a roundtable discussion.

Bike/Ped Coalition Advocacy Comment on DoT 160/I-77 Interchange Project

Feb. 14, 2020 (Fort Mill, SC) The Bike/Ped Coalition of York County (BPCYC) gathered over 1,700 signatures in support of safe pedestrian/cycling access between Baxter Village and Kingsley in Fort Mill. The BPCYC will to continue to advocate for pedestrians and cyclists throughout York County. Read the BPCYC statement to the SC DOT, and citizen quotes, here.