Saturday, March 29, 2008

Going - going - going - GONE!

As I drove up Lincoln Memorial Drive this afternoon what to my wondering eyes did I see but a big hole where the United States Coast Guard Lifeboat Station Milwaukee once stood - burned - rotted - fell down - flooded - you get the picture. You actually do, its over there on the left.
Anyway it's gone so now the work of fixing the seawall and bridge can begin. We will then be getting a nice new play area where once an eyesore stood. Good job Milwaukee County - it only took 7+ years to get the building down.


It has been raining most of the last three days. Everything is slippery. It is well known among cruisers that falling down the companionway ...