10 Things Longtime Detroiters Wish They Could Tell Newcomers

We Detroiters sure are proud to be from the Motor City. Whether we’ve lived here for five years or fifty, there’s no doubt that our city pride runs deep — and we’re always happy to welcome new residents to our town. If you’re planning a move to Detroit in the near future, here are ten tidbits of advice that longtime Detroiters would like you to know.

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Okay, Detroiters: it’s time to share your thoughts! What would you say to a Detroit newcomer? We’d love to hear your suggestions and ideas in the comment section below!