Jerry Koch-Gonzalez, Pioneer Valley Cohousing & Sociocracy Consulting Group
The use of sociocracy as the governance system and form of decision making in communities is growing. In the last few weeks I have talked to members of Champlain Valley Cohousing, Ten Stones Cohousing and East Village Cohousing in Vermont, Belfast Cohousing in Maine, Cambridge Cohousing in Massachusetts all of whom use some or most of the elements of sociocracy.
Minneapolis, MN – Residents in Minneapolis are looking to cohousing as a way to improve neighborhoods and community. Developer and previous Minneapolis resident, Dale Joel, along with McCamant & Durrett Architects | The Cohousing Company, are working with several groups in the area who have already expressed interest.