Greenville's downtown renaissance was sparked by several anchor projects, including the Peace Center for the Performing Arts beside the Reedy River. The riverfront has become a park between the center and a new mixed-use development, River Place. Photo by Tom Eblen | teblen@herald-leader.com
Greenville's downtown renaissance was sparked by several anchor projects, including the Peace Center for the Performing Arts beside the Reedy River. The riverfront has become a park between the center and a new mixed-use development, River Place. Photo by Tom Eblen | teblen@herald-leader.com
Greenville's downtown renaissance was sparked by several anchor projects, including the Peace Center for the Performing Arts beside the Reedy River. The riverfront has become a park between the center and a new mixed-use development, River Place. Photo by Tom Eblen | teblen@herald-leader.com

Tom Eblen: Greenville shows what can happen with a clear vision, high standards

June 19, 2011 12:00 AM

UPDATED June 19, 2011 03:52 AM

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Tom Eblen

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Tom Eblen is a columnist for the Lexington Herald-Leader who writes about life, people and issues in Lexington and Kentucky. A Lexington native, Eblen was the Herald-Leader's managing editor from 1998 to 2008.