Portland, Oregon, United States
- Last updated: June 5, 2018 (2 seconds ago)
- Listing created on: June 5, 2018
Our primary purpose is to be a wonderful place to live for our eleven members and to serve as an example for green co-housing.
A green co-housing community with six energy-efficient homes structured for communityinteraction and to permit graceful aging.
- Type(s): Ecovillage (organized around ecology and sustainability), Cohousing (individual homes within group owned property)
- Programs & Activities: Neighborhood, Community Housing, or Homeowner’s Association
- Decision Making: By a board, council, group of elders, or leadership group
- Leadership Core Group: No
- Dues, Fees, or Shared Expenses: Yes
- Regular Fee per Month: $379
- Required Labor Contribution: Encouraged or suggested
- Energy Infrastructure: We use both systems.
- Current renewable energy generation: 100%
- Planned renewable energy generation: 100%
- Current food produced: 0%, or close to 0%
- Planned food produced: 0%, or close to 0%
- Food produced locally: Up to 25%
- Common Facilities: Garden(s), Library, Outbuilding(s), Internet
- Internet Available: Yes, community provides it
- Internet Fast?: Yes, it’s fine.
- Cell Phone Service: Good for most people.
- Shared meals: About once a week
- Dietary Choice or Restrictions: No – people may eat however they wish.
- Alcohol Use: Yes, used occasionally.
- Tobacco Use: No, this community does not permit tobacco use.
- Common Spiritual Practice(s): Christian, Atheist, Agnostic, Humanist
- Healthcare Options: Up to each family or individual
Community Network or Organization Affiliations
The Fellowship for Intentional Community (FIC), Coho/US, Green Empowerment, Green Hammer, American Planning Association
Intentional Living, Net Zero, Energy Efficient, Sustainable, Green, Aging in Place