Monday, February 22, 2010

When a Neighborhood Matures

You know it when the residents begin to flavor the area with their demographic personalities, when they have fun, and they make it their own. It just so happens that uptown Dallas is largely a post-college with new found money environment, populated mostly by pre-nesting Millennials and Gen-Xers who found the walkability and sociability of college campuses/college towns an improvement over the conventional living arrangements of post-war cities.

This picture is from Friday and you might not recognize it or what is happening within, but this is the McKinney Avenue Trolley with what else, but the favorite of all collegial activities, a Beer Pong tournament, occurring in it: