Chicago, Illinois, United States
- Last updated: July 15, 2018 (2 seconds ago)
- Listing created on: June 8, 2008
**We are currently at capacity and not accepting new members.**
- Status: Re-forming
- Started Planning: 2007
- Start Living Together: 2007
- Visitors accepted: Yes, rarely
- Open to new Members: No
- Please read the details in Membership below before contacting this community. Send Message
- Website address: http://theroostchicago.tumblr.com/
- Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TheRoostChicago/
- Contact Name: Erin Tomlinson
- Phone: (224) 408-0312
- Community Address:
1245 W Jarvis Ave
Chicago, Illinois, 60626
This Community is Re-formingYear re-formed: 2018
- Type(s): Commune (organized around sharing almost everything), Shared Housing, Cohouseholding, or Coliving (multiple individuals sharing a dwelling)
- Location: Urban
- Decision Making: Modified Consensus (everyone agrees, with some exceptions or fallbacks.)
- Identified Leader: No
- Leadership Core Group: No
- Join Fee: $275
- Dues, Fees, or Shared Expenses: Yes
- Regular Fee per Month: $0
- Shared Income: None
- Required Labor Contribution per Week: 2
- Open to members with existing debt: Yes
- Additional Comments:
A refundable security deposit of $275 is required by all members.
- 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%
- Planned food produced: Up to 25%
- Common Facilities: Common House, 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 Practice: Omnivorous (plants and animals), Local (food sourced within 150 miles), Vegan Only (plants only, no animal products) – Please check this only if you are 100% Vegan., Mostly Vegan, Dairy-Free
- Dietary Choice or Restrictions: No – people may eat however they wish.
- Special Diets OK: Yes
- Alcohol Use: Yes, used occasionally.
- Tobacco Use: No, this community does not permit tobacco use.
- Common Spiritual Practice(s): Not a particularly spiritual or religious community
- Healthcare Options: Up to each family or individual
Community Network or Organization Affiliations
The Fellowship for Intentional Community (FIC)
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