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Spring greetings – I hope so
Happy St. Patrick’s Day!
Whether you’re Irish or
not it’s a festive time in the
middle of the seasonal change
– hopefully leaving the winter
blues behind and a moving
forward to a much-welcomed
|Mayor Mike Duggan speaks at February's General Meeting.
This winter season truly
has been a challenging one.
As I write this article we are
waiting for yet another blast
of arctic cold of some proportion.
Thanks go out to the
neighbors who have given
toward the seasonal fund,
which helps clear the roads
of heavy snow if needed, as
it was in February. Please remember
to shovel your sidewalks,
not just for yourselves,
but for the postal person and
the many residents who walk
the village. Removing snow
from your driveway, etc., also
shows the house is occupied
and is taken care of.
also go out to the many
neighbors who have taken
care of the empty property
near them – shoveling the
snow makes the property
less of a beacon to thieves.
On a positive note, we have
welcomed many more owners;
please remind them of
the volunteer partnership for
security and seasonal care –
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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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