Robert Crisp figures his family goes back three generations in St. Petersburg. There's a park with the Crisp name. He remembers the Million Dollar Pier that stood before the inverted pyramid. He is at the Pier making memories of the "dear old lady" before she comes down, says Crisp, 53.
"It's a lot of memories,'' he said. "I'm saddened, but I understand.
"We've elected our leaders to make these decisions for us."