My little town-Milton
22 Sep 2011
What city do you live in? What neighborhood?
I live in the near by town of Fort Walton Beach,Fl but you may find yourself going to Milton for many special events that are held there.
What are some adjectives that describe your neighborhood?
Americana, Country, Rural.
How long have you lived there, and what brought you there?
Do not live in Milton but the fact it is a town that can be located just about anywhere and is not really a place one thinks of when they vision Florida.
What is your favorite thing about this place? Your least favorite?
Established in 1844 it has remarkable architecture from the period and is very peaceful and quiet.
My least favorite is that it has not grown in the past 85 years when their mills shut down.
Do you feel that you belong there?
I could. It is a peaceful community and very laid back.
What is the most common misconception about where you live?
Milton is seen as a country backwoods town where nothing happens.Many believe you must travel to Pensacola (18miles away) for entertainment. But many nice cafes and bars that offer live stage shows.Also many county events are held in this town.
What is a special fact about your city that you have to live there to know?
Milton not Pensacola is the county seat.
What aspect of your city do you secretly love?
The love for country and community.