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Old 08-09-2010, 04:12 PM
 
Location: Dallas, TX
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Just saw this on the evening news! Rough renderings of the new terminal/ticketing areas, with some background info on the thought process and intentions behind the look they're going for. Lots more glass & lots of wood & stone accents - just EXACTLY how I was thinking it should be!
Big Changes Coming To GSP - Greenville News Story - WYFF Greenville (http://www.wyff4.com/news/24568220/detail.html - broken link)
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Old 08-09-2010, 07:21 PM
 
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Looks fantastic!!! Exactly the type modern feel I had hoped for, but yet still giving a nod to the mountainous Upstate region through the design.

Very nice.
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Old 08-09-2010, 08:24 PM
 
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Love this! Go Greenville!
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Old 08-10-2010, 07:53 AM
 
Location: Greenville, SC
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Yeah, that looks great. I can only hope that some of those design touches make their way outside in the form of curb appeal. Something else GSP desparately needs, especially since we will see an increase in travelers coming in from outside of the market.
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Old 09-01-2010, 09:13 AM
 
Location: Greenville, SC
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GSP committee will vote on renovation/expansion plan September 15th. The design phase could take up to 15 months before construction begins: GSP Plans New Look For Terminal - Greenville News Story - WYFF Greenville (http://www.wyff4.com/news/24835686/detail.html - broken link) Nice model image of the plan in the article also
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Old 09-06-2010, 11:33 AM
 
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Wow!! I hope this does happen...meaning construction may jump up..and I need a job!! Ive always thought that airport was soo tiny!! Just 1 drop off spot..and the what...15 or so years Ive been here it has grown alful fast!! And looks like getting worse..(esp traffic on Woodruff Rd) but I sure do hope it happens would be a good job and possibly a good project for several months!!
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Old 09-07-2010, 12:26 PM
 
Location: Dallas, TX
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GSP committee will vote on renovation/expansion plan September 15th. The design phase could take up to 15 months before construction begins: GSP Plans New Look For Terminal - Greenville News Story - WYFF Greenville (http://www.wyff4.com/news/24835686/detail.html - broken link) Nice model image of the plan in the article also
I sure hope they add covered crosswalks above street level from the daily parking garages!!
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Old 09-16-2010, 06:48 AM
 
Location: Dallas, TX
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Default GSP Already Becoming More Competitive in the Region

As the man said, "One small step..." This is EXACTLY the kind of thing GSP should be doing (and should have done long ago) to make its entire package more competitive by the time Southwest arrives next year... GSP International Airport To Change Parking Fees | WSPA

However, contrary to this story, GSP's own Facebook post says that daily parking rates are also going down - from $10/day to $8/day, so this looks like a true win/win.
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Old 09-16-2010, 08:20 PM
 
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$8 a day is a great deal IMO. You aren't likely to beat that anywhere unless you park way away and walk or take a time-consuming shuttle.

Westchester County Airport in New York charges $27 a day for parking. And that's your only option! Yikes!
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Old 10-14-2010, 12:32 PM
 
Location: Greenville, SC
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GSP voted yesterday to move forward with the $99 million renovation/expansion: GSP board OKs starting terminal designs | GoUpstate.com
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