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Moving back to Arizona!

Discussion in 'General Chat' started by Bradford, Jul 13, 2012.

  1. Bradford

    Bradford Current Events Moderator

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    As many of you know, I have spent the past three years working in Sacramento while my wife and kids remained in Phoenix, so I'm excited to announce that I have accepted a new job in Scottsdale and will be moving back to Phoenix in a few weeks.

    Sacramento has been a nice experience and the job has been great, but I can't wait to be home with my wife and kids on a permanent basis. My new job will be similar to my current position with the State of California, however I'll be doing it for the City of Scottsdale.

    Not sure what the dress code will be yet, but likely more casual than my current position.

    As one of my friends said on Facebook, I'm probably the only person ever to be excited to be moving to Arizona in August :)
     


  2. lee_44106

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    Good for you man. Being away from family sucks big time.
     


  3. JayJay

    JayJay Stylish Dinosaur

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    This is really great, Congrats!
     


  4. gnatty8

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    That is certainly great news Bradford, congratulations!
     


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    globetrotter Stylish Dinosaur

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    I am very happy for you my friend
     


  6. Piobaire

    Piobaire Not left of center?

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    :cheers:
     


  7. Teacher

    Teacher Stylish Dinosaur

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    Excellent news, Bradford! Three years? Wow...don't need to tell you that this is long overdue.
     


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    acidboy Stylish Dinosaur

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    now don't get that garbage you learned in california and bringing it to arizona like wearing red stilletos in public. that won't work over there!

    congratulations on the move back, brad.
     


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    I remember this. You were having a really hard time with the distance and I made an incredibly classless and insensitive post about it. Happy to hear that you will finally be home. Hopefully for good this time.
     


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    Congratulations, I'm happy for you!
     


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    Congrats. I miss the desert too and look forward to when I can move back.
     


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    Congrats Bradford! I am very happy for you and your family!
     


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    I'm not sure which sounds worse, Sacto or Scottsdale, but congrats regardless!
     


  14. the shah

    the shah Persian Bro #2 and enabler-in-chief

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    eh, it's not really that bad, just july is worst and then 10-11 months of good weather. also scottsdale is nice, and all you need is the shade of a palm tree as the dry heat only bothers when directly under the sun :)

    though that whole metro-phx area is a bit more humid than the rest ...

    congratulations !
     
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  15. Bradford

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    Uh, yeah, I've lived in Arizona most of my life, so the heat will not be a surprise :)
     


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