Grand Traverse bay is the place Traverse city obtained its name from. It is the first function of city. Grand Traverse bay is a big bay 10 miles broad and 32 miles deep. And in the course of the bay, there’s a long peninsula, it was truly the placement of the primary publish office.
There have been 6,675 households of which 22.three% had youngsters beneath the age of 18 living with them, 35.6% were married couples residing collectively, 10.9% had a female householder with no husband present, 4.zero% had a male householder with no wife present, and 49.5% have been non-families. 38.four% of all households have been made up of individuals and thirteen.3% had someone living alone who was sixty five years of age or older. The average household measurement was 2.08 and the average family size was 2.seventy seven.
We did it. We moved back to Traverse City. We found great jobs. We bought a home. We made the transfer and made it work. Just about every week now I have mates, colleagues and contacts from completely different components of my life who ask me, how did you do it? How did you make it work?” Coming back to Traverse City, throughout a time when the financial system was even worse than it is at present, was robust. It wasn’t Facebook or blogging, Tweeting or tagging that bought us reconnected in TC. It was good old style hand shaking, meaningful conversations, tireless networking, elevator speeches and resume tweaking that landed us the place we are in the present day.
I hope that everyone has a secure and memorable Holiday, whether or not you are within the Traverse City snow (if it keeps up, that is) or on the seashore somewhere in Florida (if you’re, be happy to contact me…I’ll be the one on the tie dye seaside towel). I’ve had a beautiful first year with you, Traverse City, and I look forward to many new experiences and to creating new connections and memories!
I suppose that Traverse City has turn into such a vibrant and dynamic metropolis largely on account of these two aforementioned ideas. We are a part of a metropolis that’s built on relationships and we welcome all of those that wish to contribute to make it a better place for all. We have wonderful organizations such as the Young Professionals, TC Chamber, the Rotary and many extra that help us to build relationships and encourages maintaining it local”.