I am remembering how wonderful it was when we worked together to make these happen. Chris helped me with the slide show. I love our community. I am rekindling this dream–I actually got to facilitate a community gathering in San Diego and it was very successful.
and here is more about what we actually did:
I read with interest about two communities that changed from consensus decision making to alternatives that they think work better. I visited both of these communities which made the issue even more relevant. I have in the past been a devout advocate of consensus decision making, but this article is inspiring me to take a second look. http://www.ic.org/radical-governance-changes-in-two-north-american-ecovillages/