By JACK LAMBERT
Even the experts don’t agree on whether the city should consider purchasing the former Fawcett Boat Supplies property on City Dock.
Economic development officials and local developers differ on whether government funds should be used to purchase private land.
Some believe government intervention can be a catalyst for development. Others feel it’s a waste of taxpayer money.
“It’s not the city’s job to bail out a business that made a poor choice or a poor business decision,” said Frank Bradley, a former Republican candidate for mayor.
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