N Street Cohousing: Walls Come Down, Friendships Grow

Thirty years ago, neighbors in Davis, California, tore down fences between their houses to create a cohousing community that is a model for how effective — and fun — sustainability can be.

Removing Fences
Removing fences between several rundown suburban houses in Davis, California, made way for the now-thriving N Street Cohousing community.
Photo by Barbara West