Greenville’s River Park North recognized for environmental commitment

GREENVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) – Greenville’s River Park North has been recognized for its commitment to the environment.

It is the only city park in the state to receive the Green Travel Destination certification.

Greenville Parks coordinator Chris Horrigan said it is an honor to get the award.

“That means we have shown a commitment to stewardship both in terms of our business practices that we have out here, our park maintenance practices that we have and the programming that we offer,” Horrigan said.

The North Carolina Department of Environmental Equality issued the certification.

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