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Sunday, June 2 • 11:00am - 12:30pm
PANEL: Pay or Play

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Participation and work issues are challenges for most communities. Two long-time cohousing residents with very different experiences in developing a “Pay or Play System” in their respective communities will share about the history, the processes utilized, and resulting outcome in trying to implement a more equitable way to get the work done and encourage participation.

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John Rymers

Highline Crossing Cohousing Community
John Rymers, M.A., LPC has been living at Highline Crossing Cohousing Community (www.highlinecrossing.org) since its inception in 1995. He is active in the community and is currently a member of the Buildings Team. John has witnessed the good, bad and the ugly of forming and maintaining... Read More →
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Ronnie Rosenbaum

Cohousing Professional, Harmony Village
Ronnie Rosenbaum has lived in a cohousing community in Golden, Colorado since 1997 and in an intentional community for five years in the 1970s.  A professional mediator with many years of experience assisting communities, organizations and families, she consults, facilitates and... Read More →

Sunday June 2, 2019 11:00am - 12:30pm