Dallas Cohousing

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Intentional Communities/Cohousing

Cohousing Association of United States

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.


Fellowship for Intentional Community  

Intentional Community is an inclusive term for projects where people strive together with a common vision:

ecovillages, cohousing communities, residential land trusts, communes, student co-ops, urban housing cooperatives, intentional living, alternative communities, cooperative living, ETC.

Context Institute  

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

Rural Cohousing

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

DFW Ecovillages

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.
For more information about these courses, please contact Tamaron Hunt at
t-hunt at tamu.edu
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Eating Local in DFW Area



Celebration Restaurant


Blue Mesa Grill

Green Spot Cafe

Smoke Restaurant

Bolsa Market Cafe Wine Bar

Park Restaurant, Bar, Garden


Local Yocal Farm to Market

Square Burger