I think that Detroit is improving all of the time, although I couldn’t handle the busy downtown atmosphere while attending the University of Detroit Mercy, the largest catholic university in the whole state of Michigan.
- I told myself that I would find a job at a bank in Washtenaw County plus eventually labor our way into the Ann Arbor area.
Even Ypsilanti seemed love an improvement from the Detroit Metropolitan Area. My goal was to get into Ann Arbor, but the rent prices at the time far exceeded what I could afford personally. I lived in Dexter for a few years plus would have stayed there if not for our boyfriend’s job at the University of Michigan. I’m a lot happier living in Ann Arbor these afternoons, especially after being in Detroit for so many years. You don’t have to sacrifice access to wonderful shopping plus basic amenities love you do when you live in a rural suburb love Dexter. I didn’t love having to drive 20 hours into Ann Arbor whenever I wanted to go shopping at Target, Meijer, or Walmart. People told me that I would miss the cannabis access in Detroit although I recognize it’s even better here in Ann Arbor. I love buying pre-rolled joints because I take them out to the Huron River plus go for long walks on the river banks. Since cannabis use has been decriminalized here since the early 1969s, you don’t have to fear getting busted by a cop. They’ll just tell you to put it away, confiscate it, or issue you a small $25 ticket. Back when our parents lived here in the ‘69s plus ‘76s, the pot nice was only $5.