Dedication ceremony to mark opening of new federal courthouse in Greenville
October 14, 2022
GREENVILLE, South Carolina — A dedication ceremony is scheduled for 10 a.m. EST on Monday, Oct. 17 to mark the opening of the new Carroll A. Campbell Jr. Courthouse in Greenville, South Carolina. The event, which will be held inside of the new courthouse at 250 East North Street, is open to the public.
"We are fortunate to have the new Campbell federal courthouse which will serve the citizens of the Upstate and District of South Carolina for future generations,” said Chief Judge R. Bryan Harwell. “Both the design and functionality of the courthouse will help our judges, court staff, and related agencies carry out their responsibilities in providing for the administration of justice in civil and criminal matters."
The ceremony will feature addresses by U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham, U.S. Congressman William Timmons, Greenville Mayor Knox White, U.S. District judges, members of the Campbell Family, and Acting Regional Administrator for the General Services Administration (GSA) Region 4, Kevin Kerns.
The 193,000 square-foot building houses the U.S. District Court, the U.S. Marshal Service, the U.S. Attorney’s Office, U.S. Probation and Pretrial Services, the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals, and a public defender’s office.
About Federal Courts: The U.S. Courts were created under Article III of the Constitution to administer justice fairly and impartially, within the jurisdiction established by the Constitution and Congress.
About GSA: GSA provides centralized procurement for the federal government, managing a nationwide real estate portfolio of nearly 370 million rentable square feet and overseeing approximately $75 billion in annual contracts. GSA’s mission is to deliver the best value in real estate, acquisition, and technology services across government, in support of the Biden-Harris administration’s priorities.