Utrecht – Crops Garden Overvecht

Source: Unusual Business http://www.unusualbusiness.nl/en/stories/living-together-de-klopvaart/
Country Netherlands
City Utrecht
Name Crops Garden Overvecht
Date 1984
Description De Klopvaar is a project created for and by residents in order to establish an intentional community of around 85 adults and 15 children located in the neighborhood of Overvecht, Utrecht.The community was legally registered as an association and founded in 1984. It is not a new lifestyle coming from economic necessity, because people decided to live together with like-minded others. The community has its own organizational structure, with several levels of organization in commissions, which have their own rules to ensure the integrity of shared spaces. Maintaining the garden of the is also the responsibility of the occupants.

De Klopvaar is an important example of a self-organized commons in Utrecht .

Urban Co-Governance Moderate
Enabling State Weak
Pooling Moderate
Experimentalism Weak
Tech Justice N/A
Website http://www.unusualbusiness.nl/en/stories/utrecht-overvecht-100-people-practice-communal-living/
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Posted on

June 8, 2018