Living in Bremerton--Illahee--Job and Mike
What is your first name? Job and Mike
How long have you lived in Bremerton? 5 months
What neighborhood do you live in? Illahee
Do you have pets? Yes, 2 Chihuahuas
Do you own or rent your place? Own our house--a small 1910 home that sits on the waterfront.
How many people live in your household? Two Adults, both retired
Where do you buy your groceries? Fred Meyers, we also buy from online retailers. The purchases are delivered straight to our door. Good experience.
Do you have a car? Yes, we use it daily or so. We park in the driveway.
Do you have a job? No, we're retired. Job was in management in Child Protection and Mike worked at the Department of Homeland Security.
Favorite 'go-to' restaurant? Los Cabos
Favorite special occasion restaurant? A Mediterranean place in Silverdale
What did you do your last three-day weekend? Nothing special just enjoyed being home.
What do you do for fun/recreation? Dinner with friends, occasional hikes at the State Parks, ferry into Seattle for city vibe, attending special events in Bremerton.
What is the best thing about Bremerton? The ferry, the downtown area with restaurants and bars, the small town feel, state park, open and friendly people. After years of living in a big city, the small town feel is immeasurable nice, yet have ready access to Seattly by ferry.
What is the biggest challenge for Bremerton? The country like roads and speed limits.
What do most people think of Bremerton? It appears people are liking the suburb/small town feel with the ability to work or play in Seattle.
Anything else you want to say about Bremerton? Have established a great circle of friends who enjoy the same things.