40th Avenue Cohousing
Eugene, Oregon, United States
- Last updated: February 1, 2016 (1 year ago)
- Listing created on: January 16, 2006
We are a loving group including 7 adults and 7 children living in large house divided into five living areas. Dinner meetings are held using compassionate communication and consensus decision making. We share in a large organic garden, a hot tub, food purchasing, and in personal growth.
- Status: Established (At least 4+ adults, 2+ years)
- Started Planning: 2002
- Start Living Together: 2003
- Visitors accepted: No
- Open to new Members: Not currently, but there is a list or possibly in the future
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- Contact Name: David Klausman
- Phone: 541-520-1090
- Community Address:
550 E 40th Ave
Eugene, Oregon, 97405
- Type(s): Shared Housing, Cohouseholding, or Coliving (multiple individuals sharing a dwelling)
- Location: Suburban
- Decision Making: By a board, council, group of elders, or leadership group
- Identified Leader: No
- Leadership Core Group: Yes
- Dues, Fees, or Shared Expenses: No
- Shared Income: None
- Required Labor Contribution per Week: 1
- Open to members with existing debt: Yes (some debt)
- Energy Infrastructure: We are connected to the grid.
- Current renewable energy generation: Up to 25%
- Energy sources: Biofuel
- Planned renewable energy generation: Up to 25%
- Current food produced: Up to 25%
- Planned food produced: Up to 25%
- Food produced locally: Up to 25%
- Common Facilities: Garden(s), Greenhouse(s), Hot tub or hot springs
- Internet Available: Yes, community provides it
- Internet Fast?: Yes, it’s fine.
- Cell Phone Service: Good for most people.
- Shared meals: 1-3 times per month
- Dietary Practice: Omnivorous (plants and animals)
- Dietary Choice or Restrictions: No – people may eat however they wish.
- Special Diets OK: Yes
- Alcohol Use: Yes, used occasionally.
- Tobacco Use: Yes, used occasionally.
- Common Spiritual Practice(s): Eclectic (integrates pieces from many religions)
- Education Style(s): Public Schooling
Community Network or Organization Affiliations
The Fellowship for Intentional Community (FIC)
Network for a New Culture