ECO-VILLAGE: COMMUNAL BUILDING: INTERIOR - 'GUIDELINE' TEXTS
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On the wall behind the stove are lists of "Suggested Guidelines" for maintaining the "project" (the 'village' site), its inhabitants, visitors, authorities, etc..

Pages 1 & 4 are printed below :

 

[ NOTICE 1: ]  

SUGGESTED GUIDLINES 
The aims of the project are to craft and mantain a co-operative self-sustainable community [? involving ?] the wider community. 

PROJECT CARER 
After a week of being involved in the project everyone is welcome to become a project carer if they agree with the project aims. Carers can include anyone with interest and willing to take responsibility with the project and the running of it. We encourage site residents, the [? local community ?] day visitors working on land, helpers and administrators to become project carers.  

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[ NOTICE 4: ]  

SECURITY 
The large main gate (vehicle access) will be locked at all times. Keys kept by project carers. The side door (access to persons) will be left open and bolted if necessary (at night). Keys kept by project carers. 

SHARED RESPONSIBILITY 
The general running of the project will be an equally shared responsibility. No one person will be stuck with one role, Rotational jobs encouraged. 

COMMUNICATION 
Communication is very important amongst project carers and visitors, as well as [? across council, press, wider community and resources ?] etc. 

ENVIRONMENTAL AIMS 
Education on ecological awareness is vital for the aims of this project.