Sturgeon Bay’s downtown waterfront hums with both commerce and tourism. People enjoy strolling along a vintage steel bridge. Others watch shipbuilding in progress, while working tug boats gurgle to and fro.
Yet steps away, a forlorn parcel mars the view. Picture heaps of gravel sprout weeds and vacant granary, tall, white and barnlike.
Community development director Marty Olejniczak says negotiations were well-underway to sell the city-owned parcel.