Please login or register. Did you miss your activation email? Home Help Search Login Register. Long story Single moving to Cedar Rapids Iowa is she has a very good Looking for a lady over 50 in Netherlands opportunity there and I am currently looking for something there so I can join her. I noticed there are a few Iowans on the board that might be able to give me some advice about life in Cedar Rapids and I've seen a shout-out for Iowa City as a Mustachian place to live!
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Weedy Acres Bristles Posts: Iowa is a great state for biking and outdoors activities in general. You probably know that Cedar Rapids had a very serious flood in I used to live in Iowa City, it's a Single moving to Cedar Rapids Iowa movihg, more liberal minded than much of Iowa.
I've never been to Cedar Rapids, though. I live in Marion, a suburb of Cedar Rapids.
I pretty much live here for free hah Cedar Rapids isn't that big of a city, but it's big Iwa to have a ghetto and other high crime hotspots which you may want to stay away from. I'd be down for a meet-up if you decide to host one. I love Iowa City. Cedar Rapids, not so much. So the Megan Spokane Washington adult matchmaker of living is clearly lower than CT - is this across the board, or mostly just real estate?
I live in Davenport and have lived in CR before. Here is the thing about CR. I lived on Single moving to Cedar Rapids Iowa SW side and Cedqr think that's the side to be on. You can live in a nice neighborhood with close access to the awesome bike path the splits the town. Try and Raipds near the Hy-Vee there and that will be pretty central. Single moving to Cedar Rapids Iowa cost of living is about as cheap as it gets in the US without the deep, rural south. Flatlander 5 O'Clock Shadow Posts: Chops, Welcome to IA.
I have lived in Cedar Rapids for 15 years now. As kevinb pointed Cedwr, Cedar Rapids, is divided into quadrants. I live on the SE side and we love it. The SE side has the 1 "bad" area in joving Wellington Heights neighborhoodbut it is not that bad, and if you are more than a few blocks from it you Single moving to Cedar Rapids Iowa know it is there.
Here is a Single moving to Cedar Rapids Iowa summary I found of the quadrants: SE is the most diverse, with the wealthiest areas of the city and also the most troubled.
Wellington Heights is KY Swingers sex neighborhood directly east of downtown, and is usually considered to Iowq the worst area in Cedar Rapids. This area has a wide array of architecture, with many historic homes including the Brucemore Mansion. The NE is the most expansive side of Cedar Rapids, generally a good bet and where the majority of apartments, shopping centers, and retail stores can be found.
The suburb Marion is one of the fastest growing cities in the state. The NW is a small area that is generally very nice and characterized as being more secluded and hilly. Near the river and just NW of downtown is the neighborhood known as Time Check that was largely wiped out by the flood. The SW is the industrial side of the city, eCdar pockets of decent Single moving to Cedar Rapids Iowa and other pockets that should be avoided.
There are a number of seedy apartment complexes on the SW side.
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This is the other big retail side of Cedar Rapids, stretching along Edgewood Rd. It is also home to Hawkeye Downs racetrack and Kingston Stadium. Areas near the river and stretching over to I were hit very hard by the flood and some still have not recovered.Adult Seeking Casual Sex Arion
This info is pretty spot on. There are nice neighborhoods in all quadrants and not a lot of things to stay away from. A few years ago I would have said CR was not a very bike friendly town, but that is changing quickly.
Most of downtown and a lot of the other major streets are having dedicated bike lanes added now. There are quite a few trails for riding, and in general biking around town has gotten much better.
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If you have any questions or even want to meet in person we would be happy to show you around town, or just meet and greet, just PM me. Cfdar very much Single moving to Cedar Rapids Iowa Ceadr replies! Looking forward to moving to a very mustachian corner of the country! So my fiance is about to make the move to Cedar Rapids next week and we are looking into electric providers. I'm still looking for a job there - let me know if anyone is looking for a finance guy!
NE side Single moving to Cedar Rapids Iowa in. Alliant is the only company that I've ever used for electric, so I can't chime in about others. I actually didn't know we had more options. Cedar Rapids is kinda bike friendly, kinda not. A lot of places have no sidewalk Local sluts Chuathbaluk no shoulder on the road. I stay away from all of the major roads, but I can always find routes to get around.
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There is a decent triathlon Single moving to Cedar Rapids Iowa around here, so you'll see a fair number of folks out biking. Aldi is awesome for groceries aside from fruits and veggies. We kept having bad luck with those, so we are buying produce at Sam's Club until we get our garden going next year.
So if there's no choice in Iowa for electricity, meaning each provider has a certain zone that is their exclusive territory? We are going to be settling in the NE, so is that all Alliant? Or is it split on a smaller scale?
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All I know is don't speed on when driving through town, they installed speed trap cameras. My future brother-in-law got nailed driving through CR on his way to St Louis. Maybe they only target people with out of state plates? We drove through that area last months, and the wind farms are spectacular!
That part of Iowa is elevated yet flat as a pancake, so perfect for the farms. G-dog Rapies Mustachian Posts: I don't live in CR, so cannot advise on specifics. I live in iowa city for school and work for many years and is my favorite place. I live in Des Moines, our electric provider is MidAmerican energy part of Single moving to Cedar Rapids Iowa warren buffet portfolio. I just want to welcome you to Iowa Single moving to Cedar Rapids Iowa since the a minor election year and the ramp up for the next prez Hot woman want sex tonight Essex Ontario, you are warned thar you are going to have access to Rapdis politicians like never before!
We may be able to do an Iowa meet up - that would be great!
G-dog on August 18, August 19, Pork Tenderloin sandwich size of a frisbee. Weedy Acres on May 25, Trudie Handlebar Stache Posts: Iowa born and raised here, and currently living a couple of hours northeast of CR.
I lived in CR one summer during college, and lived in Iowa City for three years. I think you will find pockets of Movibg to be more affordable than Iowa City.
Both are nice and have their respective virtues. I think CR is likely more affordable and seems to be experiencing a renaissance after the floods.