"Titletown", "Bayland", "Bay City", "Packerland" และ "Packer City"
ที่ตั้งของ Green Bay ใน Brown County รัฐวิสคอนซิน
|พิกัด: พิกัด : |
|•นายกเทศมนตรี||เอริคเกนริช ( D )|
|• เมือง||55.76 ตร. ไมล์ (144.42 กม. 2 )|
|•ที่ดิน||45.48 ตารางไมล์ (117.80 กม. 2 )|
|• น้ำ||10.28 ตารางไมล์ (26.62 กม. 2 )|
|ระดับความสูง||581 ฟุต (177 ม.)|
| •ประมาณการ |
|•ความหนาแน่น||2,299.38 / ตร. ไมล์ (887.79 / กม. 2 )|
|• ในเมือง||206,520 (สหรัฐฯ: 176 )|
|• เมโทร||320,050 (สหรัฐอเมริกา: 157th )|
|เขตเวลา||UTC − 6 ( กลาง )|
|•ฤดูร้อน ( DST )||UTC − 5 (CDT)|
54301-08, 54311, 54313, 54324, 54344
|รหัส FIPS||55-31000 |
กรีนเบย์ ( / / ) เป็นเมืองในที่สหรัฐอเมริการัฐของวิสคอนซิน เขตที่นั่งของบราวน์เคาน์ตี้ , มันอยู่ที่หัวของกรีนเบย์ (ที่รู้จักกันในฐานะ "อ่าวของกรีนเบย์") ซึ่งเป็นลุ่มน้ำย่อยของทะเลสาบมิชิแกนที่ปากของแม่น้ำฟ็อกซ์อยู่สูงจากระดับน้ำทะเล 581 ฟุต (177 ม.) และห่างจากมิลวอกีไปทางเหนือ 180 กม. จากสำนักงานสำรวจสำมะโนประชากรของสหรัฐฯประมาณการวันที่ 1 กรกฎาคม 2019 กรีนเบย์มีประชากร 104,578 คนทำให้เป็นเมืองที่ใหญ่เป็นอันดับสามในรัฐวิสคอนซินรองจากมิลวอกีและเมดิสันและเป็นเมืองที่ใหญ่เป็นอันดับสามบนชายฝั่งตะวันตกของทะเลสาบมิชิแกนรองจากชิคาโกและมิลวอกี 
Samuel de Champlainผู้ก่อตั้งNew Franceมอบหมายให้Jean Nicoletสร้างพันธมิตรอย่างสันติกับชนพื้นเมืองอเมริกันในพื้นที่ตะวันตกซึ่งมีเหตุการณ์ไม่สงบแทรกแซงการค้าขนสัตว์ของฝรั่งเศสและค้นหาเส้นทางการค้าที่สั้นกว่าไปยังจีนผ่านแคนาดา Nicolet และคนอื่น ๆ ได้เรียนรู้จากคนชาติแรกของHo-Chunk (Winnebago) ซึ่งระบุว่าเป็น "People of the Sea" และเชื่อว่าพวกเขาต้องอาศัยอยู่บนหรือใกล้มหาสมุทรแปซิฟิกแชมเพลนยังเคยได้ยินเกี่ยวกับทรัพยากรธรรมชาติในพื้นที่ซึ่งรวมถึงดินที่อุดมสมบูรณ์ป่าไม้และสัตว์ต่างๆ นิโคเล็ตเริ่มเดินทางไปยังดินแดนใหม่นี้ก่อนฤดูหนาวในปี ค.ศ. 1634 ไม่นานในเวลาต่อมาได้กลายเป็นเส้นทางค้าขายขนสัตว์ของฝรั่งเศสเขาล่องเรือไปตามแม่น้ำออตตาวาผ่านทะเลสาบนิพิสซิงและล่องแม่น้ำฝรั่งเศสไปยังทะเลสาบฮูรอนจากนั้นผ่านช่องแคบMichilimackinacเข้าสู่ทะเลสาบมิชิแกน เชื่อกันว่าเขาลงจอดที่ Red Banks ใกล้กับที่ตั้งของเมือง Green Bay ในสมัยปัจจุบันของรัฐวิสคอนซิน 
จากโพสต์การซื้อขายLa Baie des PuantsถึงเมืองLa Baie verte [ แก้ไข]
Nicolet ก่อตั้งที่ทำการค้าขายเล็ก ๆ ที่นี่ในปี 1634 เดิมชื่อLa BayeหรือLa Baie des Puants (ภาษาฝรั่งเศสเรียกว่า "the Bay of Stinking Waters") การตั้งถิ่นฐานของ Nicolet เป็นการตั้งถิ่นฐานถาวรของชาวยุโรปที่เก่าแก่ที่สุดแห่งหนึ่งในอเมริกา 
Winnebago ล่าสัตว์และตกปลาและยังเพาะปลูกข้าวโพดถั่วสควอชและยาสูบอีกด้วยข้าวป่าซึ่งพวกเขาได้รวมเอาไว้เป็นอาหารหลักเติบโตขึ้นมากมายตามริมฝั่งแม่น้ำ ผู้หญิงเก็บเกี่ยวและปรุงอาหารเป็นประจำพร้อมกับถั่วผลเบอร์รี่และรากที่กินได้หลายชนิดซึ่งพวกเขาเก็บรวบรวมในป่าชนเผ่ามีบทบาททางเพศอย่างชัดเจน โดยทั่วไปแล้วผู้ชายจะล่าสัตว์และตกปลาเป็นอาหารส่วนผู้หญิงจะแปรรูปเกมและอาหารอื่น ๆ ในการปรุง พวกเขาเตรียมและทำเสื้อผ้าจากขนสัตว์เช่นเดียวกับการใช้ชิ้นส่วนอื่น ๆ ของสัตว์ในการทำเครื่องมือสายไฟ ฯลฯ ผู้หญิงก็มีบทบาทในกระบวนการทางการเมืองเช่นกันเนื่องจากผู้หญิงครึ่งหนึ่งไม่สามารถดำเนินการใด ๆ ได้ Nicolet อยู่กับเผ่านี้ประมาณหนึ่งปีและกลายเป็นพันธมิตร เขาช่วยเปิดโอกาสทางการค้าและการค้ากับพวกเขาก่อนที่จะกลับไปที่ควิเบก 
A few months after Nicolet returned to Quebec, Champlain died. His death halted other journeys to La Baie Verte (French for "The Green Bay"). Père Claude Allouez sent Nicolas Perrot to La Baie. After this, the French avoided the area for some decades, because of the intensity of First Nations and European conflicts in the east. In 1671, a Jesuit Mission was set up in the area. A fort was added in 1717 and gradually associated development took place. The town was incorporated in 1754.
Great Britain took control of some French areas during the Seven Years' War, known as the French and Indian War in some areas of North America. They took control of this town in 1761. After the British defeated the French in 1763, France ceded its lands east of the Mississippi in North America.
The first permanent settlers were Charles de Langlade and his family from Quebec, who moved to Green Bay in 1765. They are considered the first European settlers in the present-day state of Wisconsin. Langlade, called the "Founder and Father of Wisconsin", was a métis or mixed-race, son of a French-Canadian father and an Ottawa woman. He grew up with his mother's family among the Ottawa people and became a war chief. The Ottawa were allies of the French during the French and Indian War, and Langlade is credited with planning the ambush of British General Braddock and George Washington. His family was followed to Green Bay by the Grignons, Porliers and Lawes, who brought French-Canadian culture with them. Colorful "jack-knife Judge" Reaume dispensed British justice in the territory after Great Britain took it over following the war. These early ethnic French settlers set the tone for many who followed.
The British take-over
The British gradually took over Wisconsin during the French and Indian War, taking control of Green Bay in 1761 and gaining control of all of Wisconsin in 1763. Like the French, the British were interested in little but the fur trade. In 1791, two free African Americans set up a fur trading post among the Menominee at present day Marinette. The first permanent settlers, mostly French Canadians, some Anglo-New Englanders and a few African American freedmen, arrived in Wisconsin while it was under British control. Charles Michel de Langlade is generally recognized as the first settler, establishing a trading post at Green Bay in 1745, and moving there permanently in 1764. Settlement began at Prairie du Chien around 1781. The French residents at the trading post in what is now Green Bay, referred to the town as "La Bey", however British fur traders referred to it as "Green Bay", because the water and the shore assumed green tints in early spring. The old French title was gradually dropped, and the British name of "Green Bay" stuck. The region coming under British rule had virtually no adverse effect on the French residents as the British needed the cooperation of the French fur traders and the French fur traders needed the goodwill of the British. During the French occupation of the region licenses for fur trading had been issued scarcely and only to select groups of traders, whereas the British, in an effort to make as much money as possible from the region, issued licenses for fur trading freely, both to British and French residents. The fur trade in what is now Wisconsin reached its height under British rule, and the first self-sustaining farms in the state were established as well. From 1763 to 1780, Green Bay was a prosperous community which produced its own foodstuff, built graceful cottages and held dances and festivities.
The Green Bay area was still under British control until the 1783 treaty formally ended the American Revolutionary War. Following the War of 1812, which in part was over disputes related to the border with Canada, the United States built Fort Howard on the Fox River in 1816 to protect its northern border. Doty, Whitney, Arndt, Baird and Martin were among the many British-American settlers whose numbers pushed French culture into the background. As British settlers in the area came to outnumber the French, they referred to the town as "Green Bay" (from the French: Baie Verte).
The Erie Canal was completed in 1825, linking New England with the Great Lakes. This led to the advance of Green Bay as a trading center. The end of the Black Hawk War in 1832 also gave impetus to settlement of the region. Most of the settlers were farmers from New England who began using the Erie Canal to pour into Wisconsin. As more and more New England settlers arrived, Green Bay developed into a trading center for this population.
Wisconsin's first newspaper, The Green Bay Intelligencer, was started in 1833 by Albert Ellis and John V. Suydam. The borough of Green Bay, created in 1838, is the center of the present-day city. The borough combined the town of Astoria (a company town of the American Fur Company), with Navarino, platted by Daniel Whitney. Before Wisconsin became a state in 1848, its commerce was based on the fur trade, which became dominated by John Jacob Astor's American Fur Company. After statehood, there was a shift away from fur trading toward lumbering. "For a short time in 1860s and 1870s, iron smelting in charcoal kilns rivaled the timber industry while the port handled increasing amounts of fuel, feed, and lumber. Today's major local industry had its start in 1865 when the first paper mill was built."
By 1850 the town had a population of 1,923. The town was incorporated as the city of Green Bay in 1854. The Green Bay Area Public School District was founded in 1856. Throughout the 1850s, word spread of America's cheap land and good soil, bringing in an influx of Belgian people, German, Scandinavian, Irish and Dutch immigrants, each adding to the culture. The greatest concentration of newcomers came from Belgium. They cleared the land to farm and build their homes.
The railroad arrived in the 1860s. The three railroads that would reach Green Bay were the Chicago & North Western (C&NW), SOO Line, (SOO), and the Milwaukee Road (MILW). These railroads were highways which allowed people and products to travel all over the state, increasing business and trade opportunities. The area was able to grow and enrich itself with the use of the river and the plentiful timber resources. This led to the paper industry becoming the major employer in Green Bay, and opened up the port for international trade.
Large numbers of Belgians immigrated to Green Bay in the thirty-year period between 1880 and 1910. Significant numbers of English immigrants, many having lived first in Canada, also moved to Green Bay during this period, usually arriving as large families. There was also a small Dutch community in Green Bay at this time. Green Bay had a larger portion of first generation immigrants from France than any other city in Wisconsin at this time as well.
In 1934, President Franklin D. Roosevelt came to Green Bay to honor its tercentenary. By 1950, the city had a population of 52,735. In 1964, the Town of Preble was consolidated with the city of Green Bay.
Green Bay is in the northeastern part of Wisconsin at the mouth of the Fox River. Today, Interstate 43 meets Interstate 41 (also U.S. Route 41) in Green Bay, about 90 miles (140 km) north of Milwaukee.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 55.96 square miles (144.94 km2), of which, 45.47 square miles (117.77 km2) is land and 10.49 square miles (27.17 km2) is water.
Green Bay has a humid continental climate (Köppen climate classification Dfb), with some moderation due to the city's proximity to Lake Michigan. Like other cities with this type of climate, there are four distinct seasons, often with severe or extreme variation between them in terms of temperature and precipitation. Green Bay experiences hot, humid summers and cold, snowy winters. The variance in temperature and precipitation between months is severe and often extreme. Tornadoes are rare in the Green Bay area, with the strongest being an F3 tornado that hit the community of Pittsfield on June 26, 1969.
Monthly mean temperatures range from 16.6 °F (−8.6 °C) in January to 69.1 °F (20.6 °C) in July. In July, the warmest month, the average high temperature is 81.2 °F (27.3 °C). There are 6.1 days of 90 °F (32 °C)+ highs, 68 days where the high remains at or below freezing, and 19 days with sub-0 °F (−18 °C) lows annually. From December to February, even during thaws, the temperature rarely reaches 50 °F (10 °C). Extremes have ranged from −36 °F (−38 °C) on January 21, 1888 to 104 °F (40 °C) on July 13, 1936.
The wettest month in Green Bay is August, when 3.77 inches (95.8 mm) of precipitation falls, mostly in the form of rainfall from thunderstorms. The driest month in Green Bay is February, when the majority of precipitation falls as low moisture-content snow due to cold, dry air. On average, 1.01 inches (25.7 mm) of precipitation falls in February.
|Climate data for Green Bay, Wisconsin (Austin Straubel Int'l), 1981–2010 normals, extremes 1886–present[a]|
|Record high °F (°C)||56
|Average high °F (°C)||24.3
|Average low °F (°C)||9.0
|Record low °F (°C)||−36
|Average precipitation inches (mm)||1.13
|Average snowfall inches (cm)||13.0
|Average precipitation days (≥ 0.01 in)||9.9||8.4||10.6||11.1||11.4||10.3||10.4||10.4||9.7||10.5||10.0||10.3||123|
|Average snowy days (≥ 0.1 in)||9.6||7.8||6.9||2.5||0.1||0||0||0||0||0.3||3.8||9.2||40.2|
|Average relative humidity (%)||74.0||73.5||72.8||67.0||65.9||68.9||71.3||75.1||76.5||74.4||76.9||77.3||72.8|
|Mean monthly sunshine hours||146.7||159.8||198.6||222.1||285.1||302.8||314.5||278.7||205.2||158.0||107.4||112.3||2,491.2|
|Percent possible sunshine||51||55||54||55||62||65||67||64||55||46||37||41||54|
|Source: NOAA (relative humidity and sun 1961–1990)|
|U.S. Decennial Census|
As of the census of 2010, there were 104,057 people, 42,244 households, and 24,699 families residing in the city. The population density was 2,288.5 inhabitants per square mile (883.6/km2). There were 45,241 housing units at an average density of 995.0 per square mile (384.2/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 77.9% White, 3.5% African American, 4.1% Native American, 4.0% Asian, 0.1% Pacific Islander, 7.2% from other races, and 3.1% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 13.4% of the population.
There were 42,244 households, of which 31.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 40.4% were married couples living together, 12.5% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.6% had a male householder with no wife present, and 41.5% were non-families. 32.4% of all households were made up of individuals, and 9.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.39 and the average family size was 3.06.
The median age in the city was 33.7 years. 24.7% of residents were under the age of 18; 11.7% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 27.7% were from 25 to 44; 24.5% were from 45 to 64; and 11.3% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 49.4% male and 50.6% female.
As of the census of 2000, there were 102,313 people, 41,591 households, and 24,663 families residing in the city. The population density was 2,332.1 people per square mile (900.5/km2). There were 43,123 housing units at an average density of 982.9 per square mile (379.5/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 85.86% White, 1.38% African American, 3.28% Native American, 3.76% Asian, 0.04% Pacific Islander, 3.72% from other races, and 1.97% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 7.13% of the population.
There were 41,591 households, of which 30.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 44.1% were married couples living together, 10.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 40.7% were non-families. About 31.6% of all households were made up of individuals, and 9.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.40 and the average family size was 3.06.
In the city, the age distribution of the population shows 25.4% under the age of 18, 11.6% from 18 to 24, 31.7% from 25 to 44, 19.5% from 45 to 64, and 11.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 33 years. For every 100 females, there were 97.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 94.8 males.
The median income for a household in the city was $38,820, and the median income for a family was $48,678. Males had a median income of $33,246 versus $23,825 for females. The per capita income for the city was $19,269. About 7.4% of families and 10.5% of the population were below the poverty line, including 12.7% of those under the age of 18 and 9.2% of those 65 and older.
Green Bay is governed by a mayor and a city council. The mayor is elected in a citywide vote. The city council consists of 12 members each elected from districts.
- W. C. E. Thomas 1854
- Francis X. Desnoyers 1855
- H. E. Eastman 1856, 1857
- Burley Follett 1858, 1863
- Nathan Goodell 1859, 1864
- E. H. Ellis 1860
- Henry S. Baird 1861, 1862
- M. P. Lindsley 1865
- Charles D. Robinson 1866, 1872
- James S. Marshall 1868
- Anton Klaus 1868-1870
- Alonzo Kimball 1871, 1873
- Dr. C. E. Crane 1874–1875; 1877-1879
- Frederick S. Ellis 1876
- J. C. Neville 1880
- W. J. Abrams 1881, 1883-1884
- J. H. M. Wigman 1882
- Charles Hartung 1885-1887
- Arthur C. Neville 1888-1889
- James H. Elmore 1890-1895
- Frank B. Desnoyers 1896-1898
- Simon J. Murphy Jr. 1899-1901
- J. H. Tayler 1902-1903
- Robert E. Minahan 1904−1907
- Winford Abrams 1908−1916
- Elmer S. Hall 1916−1920
- Wenzel Wiesner 1921−1927
- James H. McGillan 1927−1929
- John V. Diener 1929−1937
- John S. Farrell 1937−1938
- Alex Biemeret 1938−1945
- Dominic Olejniczak 1945−1955
- Otto Rachals 1955−1959
- Roman Denissen 1959−1965
- Donald Tilleman 1965−1972
- Harris Burgoyne 1972−1973
- Thomas Atkinson 1973−1975
- Michael Monfils 1975−1979
- Samuel J. Halloin 1979−1995
- Paul Jadin 1995−2003
- Jim Schmitt 2003−2019
- Eric Genrich 2019−
Green Bay is represented by Mike Gallagher (R) in the United States House of Representatives, and by Ron Johnson (R) and Tammy Baldwin (D) in the United States Senate. André Jacque (R), Robert Cowles (R), and Eric Wimberger (R) represent Green Bay in the Wisconsin State Senate, and David Steffen (R), John Macco (R), and Kristina Shelton (D) represent Green Bay in the Wisconsin State Assembly.
The Green Bay Police Department was established in on August 27, 1857, when the Green Bay Police Corps was established, and Henry Baird was named Chief of Police. The Green Bay Police Department provides many specialized services such as a Dive Team, Harbor Patrol, Motorcycle Patrol, and a S.W.A.T. Team.
Since the establishment of the Green Bay Police Department, one officer has died in the line of duty.
From 1896 to 1993 the city was the headquarters of the Green Bay and Western Railroad. In 1993, the line was purchased by the Wisconsin Central. In 2001, the WC was merged into the Canadian National Railway. The Chicago and North Western Railway also served Green Bay and its depot still stands. Green Bay was last served with a regular passenger train, the CNW's Peninsula 400, in 1971. The CNW sold its trackage from Green Bay south to Sheboygan in 1987 to the Fox River Valley Railroad, which became part of the WC in 1993. Green Bay also saw passenger service from the Milwaukee Road's Chippewa-Hiawatha, which ran from Chicago into the upper peninsula of Michigan. Green Bay is also served by the Escanaba and Lake Superior Railroad.
- I-43 Northbound terminates at the northwestern side of Green Bay. Southbound continues to Manitowoc and Milwaukee.
- I-41 Northbound terminates at the northwestern side of Green Bay. Southbound continues to Appleton and Milwaukee.
- US 41 travels towards Marinette, and south concurrently with I-41.
- US 141 begins east of Green Bay in Bellevue, and continues north towards Crivitz and Iron Mountain, Michigan.
- WIS 29 travels east towards Kewaunee, and west towards Shawano and Wausau.
- WIS 32 travels north towards Pulaski, and south towards Chilton and Milwaukee.
- WIS 54 travels east to Algoma, and west towards Seymour.
- WIS 57 travels north towards Sturgeon Bay, and south towards Milwaukee.
- WIS 172 begins at I-43 in Bellevue and travels west to Hobart.
Green Bay Metro provides mass transit bus service throughout Green Bay and the surrounding suburbs.
Water service is provided to the city by the Green Bay Water Utility.
Sewer service is provided by the Green Bay Metropolitan Sewerage District, also known as NEW Water.
Green Bay is served by the Green Bay Area Public School District. It operates twenty-five elementary schools, two K-8 schools, four middle schools, four high schools, and one alternative school in the city and surrounding area. Two of the city's high schools, East High School and West High School, have Wisconsin's longest consecutively-played high school football rivalry, played since 1905. Private schools in Green Bay include Notre Dame de la Baie Academy, Northeastern Wisconsin Lutheran High School, and Bay City Baptist School.
Green Bay area colleges and universities:
The Brown County Library (BCL) Central Branch is located in downtown Green Bay and has served as the county public library since 1968. The Central Branch is the headquarters for the BCL system, which encompasses all public libraries in Brown County, including eight branch libraries and a bookmobile that regularly visits locations throughout the county. In 1994, the Brown County Library was named Wisconsin Library of the Year.
In 2000, the American Religion Data Archive reported Green Bay to be predominantly Catholic (71.5%), with Lutherans composing an additional 16.4%. The remaining 12% is almost entirely made-up of other Protestant denominations.
The Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod has four churches in Green Bay: St. Paul Lutheran Church, First Evangelical Lutheran Church, Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church, and Messiah Lutheran Church.
The city is the seat of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Green Bay. The Cathedral of Saint Francis Xavier in Green Bay is the mother church of the Diocese which is in the province of the Archdiocese of Milwaukee. The Saint Joseph Oratory is in Green Bay. St. Mary of the Angels Church and Monastery is also located in the city.
The Islamic Society of Wisconsin, Green Bay serves the Islamic community. The Green Bay Area Unitarian Universalist Fellowship is in the city. Congregation Cnesses Israel Temple, serving the area's Jewish population, is on the city's east side.
|Green Bay Packers||Football||1919||National Football League||Lambeau Field|
|Green Bay Blizzard||Indoor Football||2003||Indoor Football League||Resch Center|
|Green Bay Phoenix
(University of Wisconsin-Green Bay)
|15 Varsity teams||1965||Horizon League||Resch Center, Kress Events Center, Aldo Santaga Stadium|
|St. Norbert Green Knights
(St. Norbert College)
|18 Varsity teams||1898||Midwest Conference and Northern Collegiate Hockey Association||Schneider Stadium, Mel Nicks Sports Complex, Schuldes Center, Cornerstone Community Ice Center|
|Green Bay Booyah||Summer College baseball||2007||Northwoods League||Capital Credit Union Park|
|Green Bay Gamblers||Junior Ice hockey||1994||United States Hockey League||Resch Center|
|Green Bay Voyageurs FC||Soccer||2018||USL League Two||Capital Credit Union Park|
Arts and culture
Daddy D Productions perform at Riverside Ballroom and Let Me Be Frank Productions perform at the Meyer Theatre. The Civic Symphony of Green Bay performs at the Meyer Theatre, its home venue. The former Green Bay Symphony Orchestra disbanded after their 2014–2015 season, after performing for over 100 years, citing financial difficulties.
The Art Garage and the Automotive Gallery are art galleries in the downtown area.
Every summer, the downtown area plays host to ArtStreet, an art festival featuring studio displays, demonstrations, and live entertainment. Dine on the Deck is an event that allows patrons to dine on the CityDeck and features dishes from local restaurants. Taste on Broadway has live entertainment and dishes served by local restaurants who compete for awards. Artour brings all-original songwriters, bands, and poets to dozens of downtown area venues. IgNight hosts artisans, interactive art demonstrations, live entertainment, and life-size games. The Broadway District hosts a farmer's market every Wednesday from May to October.
Media and internet
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Green Bay is served by the Green Bay Press-Gazette and The Press Times, a new locally published weekly newspaper introduced on March 1, 2019. Another local newspaper, the Green Bay News-Chronicle, ceased publication in 2005.
Green Bay is known as the "Toilet Paper Capital of the World" because of the prevalence of the paper industry in the city. Northern Paper Company, Fort Howard Paper Company, and Hoberg Paper Company were among Green Bay's first paper companies. Northern Paper Company offered the first splinter-free toilet paper in the early 1930s. The presence of the paper industry helped Green Bay avoid the worst effects of the Great Depression. Today, major paper producers include Georgia-Pacific, Procter & Gamble, and Steen-Macek Paper Company.
Among the earliest packing companies in Green Bay were Acme Packing Company and Indian Packing Company, the namesake of the Green Bay Packers. Today, major meatpackers in the city include JBS S.A. (formerly Packerland Packing) and American Foods Group.
As of 2017, the largest employers in the city were:
|#||Employer||# of Employees|
|3||Oneida Nation of Wisconsin||2,752|
|5||Aurora BayCare Medical Center||2,305|
|8||Green Bay Packaging||1,575|
|9||St. Vincent Hospital||1,563|
|10||American Foods Group||1,520|
Other major employers include Associated Banc-Corp, Green Bay Area Public School District, JBS USA, Expert Global Solutions, Walmart, Procter & Gamble, Schreiber Foods, the Green Bay Packers, Nature's Way, HJ Martin and Son, and Nicolet National Bank. Séura, a manufacturer of mirrors and flatscreen TVs, is another notable employer.
Points of interest
- Bay Beach Amusement Park
- Bay Beach Wildlife Sanctuary
- Capital Credit Union Park in the Ashwaubenon suburb, home of the Green Bay Booyah and Green Bay Voyageurs
- City Stadium, former home of the Packers
- Cofrin Memorial Arboretum
- Fox River State Recreational Trail
- Green Bay Botanical Garden
- Heritage Hill State Park in the Allouez suburb
- The Historic Broadway District
- Joannes Stadium
- Lambeau Field, home of the Green Bay Packers
- Meyer Theatre
- National Railroad Museum in the Ashwaubenon suburb
- Neville Public Museum of Brown County
- Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
- NEW Zoo
- Packers Heritage Trail
- Resch Center, home of the Green Bay Blizzard and Green Bay Gamblers
- The Tarlton Theatre
- Weidner Center
Green Bay has one enclosed shopping mall, East Town Mall, located within the city. The Bay Park Square shopping mall is located in the suburb of Ashwaubenon. The city was home to the first Shopko discount department store; it closed on April 22, 2019.
|Lambeau Field||1957||232 feet||N/A|
|St. Vincent Hospital||1957||10|
|Bellin Building||1915||114 feet||9|
|Hotel Northland||1924||98 feet||9|
|Wisconsin Public Service||7|
|Joel S. Fisk House||1865||2|
|Saint Francis Xavier Cathedral||1876-81||2|
|J.B. Smith House and Granary||1885||2|
|St. Mary of the Angels Church and Monastery||1901-03||2|
|Rockwood Lodge Barn and Pigsty||1938||2/1|
|The Tarlton Theatre||1924||2|
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