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From President's message:
I hope Memorial Day weekend was one of remembrance and relaxation for you and your family. It’s been a busy month with several great things happening.
We had the pleasure of a Dutch TV crew come to EEV for an interview for a documentary on city borders around the world and in our case how we continue to be a neighborhood of choice. The staff was very happy to see so many great village residents out and about and they were impressed on how nice our neighborhood looks and even compared us favorably to the homes in Grosse Pointe Park.
|On May 13, forty friends and neighbors descended on the bars on Harper for an EEV Pub Crawl.
I was able to sit down with Mayor Duggan for a one-onone to discuss the current test of building and safety with rental properties and code updates. We will review at the June meeting. During the month of May we heard and had to help with pet awareness issues. Those complaints and issues are now being addressed with animal control and the police department. Pets need and must have adequate shelter and food and water…
… and for the record, dogs love interaction with people. What dog needs a massive chain around their neck.
With many amenities - quick access to downtown Detroit and
neighboring cities, good shopping choices, public/private schools and an
active, engaged community – the neighborhood is an excellent choice for
families and individual homeowners. The neighborhood association hosts activities including contests, home tours, garden
club, annual garage sale and a holiday party. Established residents and
new neighbors meet monthly to discuss issues, successes and general neighborhood information. The mutual
support of neighbors and feeling of community is the heart of our
East English Village prides itself on the diversity of our
community. We are one of the most racially mixed neighborhoods in the
City of Detroit. Civil servants, blue collar workers, retirees and
professionals from different ethnic groups, religions and sexual
orientations have all found a welcome place here.
First developed in 1913, most of the distinctive brick homes of
East English Village were built in the early 1930s through 1950. The
solid architecture and high quality materials used in the homes
continues to attract residents who value the charm and character of
See EEV in action:
Left: Tomatoes from EEV garden.
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Where we are:
Southeast side, Detroit, MI
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