New Community Cooperative
East Lansing, Michigan, United States
- Last updated: January 9, 2019 (1 second ago)
- Listing created on: December 31, 1999
Stepping into New Comm is like stepping into wonderland! It is the most magical place imaginable, a place where you can truly be yourself. New Comm has a very relaxed environment, the couches are comfy, the cartoons are hilarious, and the company is wonderful. New Comm exists for the sake of spreading love and kindness throughout the universe, through compassion and cooperation. You’ll find the most kind and genuine people at New Comm, and that is really what makes this house special!
- Status: Established (At least 4+ adults, 2+ years)
- Started Planning: 1971
- Start Living Together: 1971
- Visitors accepted: Yes
- Open to new Members: Yes
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- Website address: http://msu.coop/houses/new_community
- Phone: 517-355-8313
- Community Address:
425 Ann St
East Lansing, Michigan, 48823-4410
- Type(s): Student Housing or Student Co-Op
- Programs & Activities: School, Educational Institute or Experience, Organization, Resource, or Network, Festivals, Conferences, Events
- Location: Urban
- Decision Making: Voting (majority or super-majority rule)
- Identified Leader: Yes, multiple identified leaders
- Leadership Core Group: Yes
- Join Fee: $405
- Dues, Fees, or Shared Expenses: Yes
- Shared Income: Partial share of income
- Required Labor Contribution per Week: 2
- Energy Infrastructure: We are connected to the grid.
- Current renewable energy generation: 0%, or close to 0%
- Current food produced: 0%, or close to 0%
- Common Facilities: 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 often.
Community Network or Organization Affiliations
Michigan State University Student Housing Corporation
New Community Cooperative, Ferency House, Elsworth Cooperative, Bower House
MSU, SHC, Student