So, for starters, what exactly is an “eco-village”? It brings to mind Swiss Family Robinson-style living. Drinking out of coconuts and living in trees. In reality, it’s different (though the vibe is similar). According to the Los Angeles Eco-Village website, an “eco-village” is “a human scale neighborhood where people know their neighbors and care about them. People can live close to where they work and play and have access to other essential services without use of automobiles. Together, neighbors try to minimize waste and pollution of all kinds. Residents and friends work together to create a healthy community socially, physically and economically.” So, like Swiss Family Robinson with a bunch of socialists? Hehe, not exactly. Let’s see for ourselves…
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