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Kinda wish they had buses around here....would be nice for the afternoon ride home....

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I do like the idea of a walkable neighborhood, haven't lived in one in a long time.  My neighborhood is very quiet day and night, but not really much to walk to...though I did walk home from the tire shop when I had my Jeep in getting tires about 18 months ago, but all the restaurants along the way are mostly fast food.  I do have a Thai resturant I could walk to, though..it's pretty good.     

When I lived in Phoenix and Denver the neighborhoods were somewhat walkable, esp. Phoenix where I was 2 blocks away from a street w/ my grocery and lots of trendy restaurants that I drove to often.  But given the horrific climate in Phoenix, no one walks.   

The best mix of livability w/ walkability I've experienced in the past were in college towns, Kent, Ohio and Ann Arbor, Michigan.  I enjoyed the years I lived in each town.   Haven't been back to A2 in 20 years, but have visited Kent a couple times in the last year, the downtown is great..lots of new development on and off campus. 

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