Wild Sage Cohousing

Boulder, Colorado, United States

  • Last updated: November 16, 2018 (3 seconds ago)
  • Listing created on: April 14, 2017

Mission Statement

Environmental sustainability

Community Description

Wild Sage Cohousing is a 34-home community in Boulder, Colorado. Construction was completed in 2004 in the new Holiday Neighborhood, an urban infill site in North Boulder. Many environmental features and materials were used in the construction of Wild Sage.
  • Status: Established (At least 4+ adults, 2+ years)
  • Started Planning: 2000
  • Start Living Together: 2004
  • Visitors accepted: Yes
  • Open to new Members: Yes
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  • Website address: http://wildsagecohousing.org/
  • Contact Name: Wild Sage Cohousing
  • Community Address:
    1650 Zamia Ave.
    Boulder, Colorado, 80304
    United States
  • Location

About

  • Type(s): Cohousing (individual homes within group owned property)
  • Location: Urban

Housing

  • Area: 1.6 acres
  • Current Residence Types: Multi-family homes
  • Current Number of Residences: 34
  • Housing Provided: Purchase
  • Land owned by: The Community
  • Additional Comments:

    34

Membership

  • Adult Members: 60
  • Child Members: 30
  • Non-member Residents: 0
  • Visitors accepted: Yes
  • Visitor Process:

    Contact by email.

  • Open to new Members: Yes
  • Additional Comments:

    Combination of most listed

Government

  • Decision Making: Consensus (everyone agrees)
  • Identified Leader: No
  • Leadership Core Group: Yes

Economics

  • Dues, Fees, or Shared Expenses: Yes
  • Shared Income: None
  • Required Labor Contribution per Week: 1
  • Additional Comments:

    HOA dues

Sustainability Practices

  • Energy sources: Solar, Wind
  • Current food produced: 0%, or close to 0%

Lifestyle

  • Common Facilities: Common House, Garden(s), Workshop, Hot tub or hot springs, Large Scale Kitchen, Swingsets & play areas, Gym or sports area, Internet
  • Internet Available: Yes, community provides it
  • Internet Fast?: Yes, exceptionally.
  • Cell Phone Service: Good for most people.
  • Shared meals: 2-5 times per week
  • 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 seldomly, or ceremoniously.
  • Education Style(s): Up to each family or individual

Community Network or Organization Affiliations

Coho/US

Community Affiliations

Silver Sage Village