Efforts to bring USS Adams downtown founder in face of Navy reluctance

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After a decade of effort, plans to bring the USS Charles F. Adams to Jacksonville as a floating museum have been scrapped. The ship — which had been based at Mayport Naval Station for two decades — was to be a premier attraction somewhere in the urban core, with locations ranging from Shad Khan's plan for the Shipyards development to the entertainment center planned at the Berkman II site. After years of fighting with the Navy, it was clear that the ship would not be released, said Dan Bean,...

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