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new yorker here movin to sahuarita az.

Discussion in 'Arizona' started by allrsdup, Feb 2, 2010.

  1. Feb 2, 2010 at 8:03 PM
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    allrsdup

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    well i will be moving from long island to sahuarita sometime probally in august. any one from near there? also any good places near there to take my atv and my truck offroading a little?
    any other tips on the area are much apreciated. thanks to all and i look forward to my move.
     
  2. Feb 2, 2010 at 8:11 PM
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    AriZonaD54

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    Sahuarita is a suburb of Tucson. The greater metro Tucson area is home to nearly 1.2 Million people. Certainly not NY, but not small by any imagination.

    There's plenty of TWers in the Tucson area, and Phoenix is only 90 minutes away. Welcome to Arizona. Sorry you have to move here in the hottest and shittest month EVAR! But its fantastic right now... it's high 50's!!
     
  3. Feb 2, 2010 at 8:13 PM
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    also... Rancho Sahuarita has a kick-ass man made lake!

    [​IMG]
     
  4. Feb 2, 2010 at 8:15 PM
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    yes thats were i'll be living in rancho sahuarita. :)
     
  5. Feb 2, 2010 at 8:40 PM
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    Veinguy

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    Looking forward to meeting you when you get here, Tucson is a great place to live. :)
     
  6. Feb 2, 2010 at 8:50 PM
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    Sweet! Welcome to AZ :wave:
     
  7. Feb 2, 2010 at 8:57 PM
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    congrats!! Lately i've been in this funk where i want to leave new jersey but its tough bc my job is here and my family. I'd really like to move out west, our country is so beautiful out there. I like doing stuff outdoors and NJ isn't really doing it for me, not to mention all the trails i see and hear about out west for off roading. There is really no where to go wheeling around here. Oh well maybe someday i'll move, congrats on the move hope all goes well!
     
  8. Feb 3, 2010 at 2:47 AM
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    If you look to the West of Rancho Sahuarita you will see some very large dirt hill. That is where I work. Don’t let any one tell you they are used to store water. They are tails ponds from the mine. It is still a very nice area
     
  9. Feb 3, 2010 at 8:53 AM
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    It will be nice to have another TW member in the big sandbox (AZ)

    This is a must read http://www.tacomaworld.com/forum/arizona/69389-moving-arizona-visit-thread.html made by our very own ArizonaD54 (Andy) tons of great info and ideas.

    What brings you to AZ?
     
  10. Feb 3, 2010 at 9:51 AM
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    I hope you're a republican.:pray:
     
  11. Feb 3, 2010 at 11:52 AM
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    Has to be if he's moving away from one of most liberal states in the US.

    If not God help, after all Arizona is the Wild West LOL!
     
  12. Feb 3, 2010 at 1:54 PM
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    Here's to hoping. :proposetoast:
     
  13. Feb 3, 2010 at 2:00 PM
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    to answer a few of your questions.

    first no im a dem. lol sorry guys but i am not a very liberal one. lol

    what brings me to arizona is a few things. i am out of work almost 2 years here in long island and had to short sell my home. i can rent a house 5 times what i have here in arizona for a third of what i pay here, lol soo thats one.

    two is my wife is a school teacher and get cant get a job here on long island there are none. she already has interviews set up in arizona.

    third i hat the high cost of living here on long island

    fourth im about sick of dreary weather and rain and snow and the cold here. and muggy humidity in summer just sux.

    fifth, i love riding my quad and it is illegal anyplace in new york.

    sixth im sick of the traffic and congestion here

    finally i just think arizona is beautiful !!
     
  15. Feb 3, 2010 at 7:26 PM
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    You're going to love it here! Screw the weather back east man. Plus, everyone here is more chill for the most part too.
     
  16. Feb 3, 2010 at 8:09 PM
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    Damn it. There is hope for you though.

    One thing I've noticed; why do people that live in democratic states that are failing keep coming to conservative states that aren't in as bad of shape? *asking no one in particular* Are they coming to ruin my state? Why don't they stay and fix their own state? /rant off

    Welcome to Az.:)
     
  17. Feb 3, 2010 at 8:18 PM
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    lol gee wiz thanks for the welcome..lol
     
  18. Feb 3, 2010 at 8:20 PM
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    We're not all as bad as me. ;) My wife is a teacher as well. See, we have something in common already.
     
  19. Feb 3, 2010 at 8:28 PM
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    Come on, he's just looking for that change he was promised. :) Sister and Brother-in law are Teachers. We'll still welcome you, I'm originally from NJ.
     
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