Quality of Life is about having opportunities for the people to experience things on the cutting edge of excellence, whatever that may be. It could be first class theatre, nice symphony; it could be professional sports at a major level like baseball, basketball, football, soccer.
As the valley prospers and grows, new amenities such as Modesto’s Gallo Center in Stanislaus County provide enticing opportunities. After all, it's culture and charm that attracts people to cities.
In fact, a recent survey concludes that two-thirds of college-educated adults between the ages of 25 and 34 decide where they want to live first and then look for a job.