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Manitowoc County parks benefit quality of life | Bob Ziegelbauer
In the southeast part of the county, we have Fisher Creek and Point Creek parks north of Cleveland in Centerville between county trunk highway LS and Lake Michigan. Both of these parks feature bird-watching trails and long beach fronts with picturesque views of Lake Michigan.
Why Manitowoc County doesn't help fund Progress Lakeshore
Let me tell you a story. It’s a story people don’t like to tell, because it’s about secrets. Once upon a time (2005-2008), we at the county were a member of Progress Lakeshore. At that time, it was called the Economic Development Corporation of Manitowoc County.
Manitowoc County budget prioritizes roads, bridges, taxes | Bob Ziegelbauer Bob Ziegelbauer, Manitowoc County executive
The budget I proposed to the county board for 2018 continues to modernize operations for Manitowoc County while holding the line on taxes for the 12th year in a row. Under my proposal, the typical property taxpayer will see a slight decrease in the property tax paid to Manitowoc County. This is continued good news for taxpayers.
County exec: Manitowoc's alarming drug crisis
Why us, in good ol’ Manitowoc County? Aren’t we pretty much the same as our neighbors in Sheboygan and Green Bay and their counties? I always figured we were all pretty similar — cities and towns not too big or small, average populations, pretty good economy, good schools, low crime, similar demographics and overall nice places to live, with nice people ... truly great locations near Lake Michigan in east central Wisconsin. That’s what our three counties have in common.