Last updated: November 14, 2014 (2 weeks ago)
Listing created on: May 10, 2010

Ecovillage New Jersey

(Princeton, New Jersey, United States)

Mission Statement:

Diverse ecovillage in NJ

Community Description:

We’d like to establish a community with about 40 very green residences, an organic farm, and some employment opportunities on-premises.

Population

  • Adult Members: 1
  • Visitors accepted: Yes
  • Open to new Members: Yes
  • Additional Comments: not exclusionary

    to be determined

Social Factors

  • Common Spiritual Practice(s): Ecumenical (accepts all religions or spiritual practices)
  • Education Style(s): Up to each individual

Government

  • Decision Making: Other
  • Identified Leader: No
  • Leadership Core Group: Yes

Land and Buildings

  • Housing Provided: Not yet, we aspire to do so.
  • Location: Small Town
  • Land owned by: Other
  • Planned number of residences: 40
  • Additional Comments: planned

    not begun

    35 planned

Labor and Money

  • Shared Income: Members have completely independent finances
  • Shared Expenses: Little or no share of expenses

Diet

  • Shared meals: 2-5 times per week
  • Current food produced: Determined by Individuals or Households.
  • Dietary Choice or Restrictions: Not at all important – people may eat however they individually choose.
  • Dietary Practice: Mostly Vegetarian
  • Alcohol Use: Yes, used seldomly, or ceremoniously.
  • Tobacco Use: Yes, used seldomly, or ceremoniously.
  • Additional comments: planned

    planned

Cohousing Info

  • Building site status: Forming
  • Shared common building: No
  • Architect: to be determined
  • Developer: to be determined
  • Commercial Lender: to be determined

Community Network or Organization Affiliations

Global Ecovillage Network (GEN), Coho/US

Keywords

New Jersey

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We happily link to the following organizations, all of whom share our strong commitment to promoting community and a more cooperative world:
Cohousing The Federation of Egalitarian Communities - Communes Coop Community Cooperative Sustainable Intentional North American Students of Cooperation Global Ecovillage Network
Special thanks to the sponsors of our Art of Community Events.
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