The assocation is responsible for propogating the cohousing concept in the USA. Go here for a wealth of information about cohousing, communities throughout the country, and resources for starting a project.
Intentional Community is an inclusive term for projects where people strive together with a common vision:
Is a research organization, that has been exploring what is involved in a humane sustainable culture.
White Rock Cohousing
Is a Green Townhome Cohousing project that has broken ground.
• On a bus line to Rail
• ~$158/SF / NO Renters
• 1500 to 2500 SF, 2 Story, attached garage
• Masonry & Hardee-Sided Exterior; Wood Frame; Composition Roof
Within 20 minutes of N.E. of Whole Foods, Fairview (NE Quadrant Central & Stacy Rd) Organizer says he has the funds to buy the raw land, but NOT enough to fully develop it. For more info contact Dan: dan.swindler at gmail dot com
This website is a portal to most of the "intentional communities" in DFW, including a planned rural ecovillage east of Dallas. It is slated to be extremely environmental and mostly vegetarian. Plans include: permaculture, rainwater recovery, solar panels, alternative construction.
Green Business in Dallas
Green Source DFW
A collaborative venture to promote green living. They post current local news about the environment, environmental policy in Texas, and a calendar of green community events. Included are online directories of green businesses & organizations.
Texas AgriLife Research & Extension Center at Dallas
Free and low-cost classes available to all.
Texas AgriLife Research and Extension Center at Dallas is an EPA WaterSense Partner.
Eating Local in DFW Area