The Los Angeles Eco-Village Intentional Community consists of approximately 40 folks who have moved to the neighborhood to live more ecologically and more cooperatively. Most of us are demonstrating the processes—ecologically, economically, and socially —that manifest an ecovillage. We are raising the quality of community life while lowering our environmental impacts, and expanding public awareness about more sustainable urban living.

The Los Angeles Eco-Village neighborhood, a place name, consists of the two blocks of Bimini and White House Place in the north end of the Wilshire Center/Koreatown area of Los Angeles.

This website is our virtual home and a gateway to our family of organizations working toward ever greater manifestation of the LAEV vision.

Photo: Los Angeles Eco-Village Intentional Community co-op members (about half of us after our annual retreat)- April 2018

Events

Does Your Building Heal or Hurt? a talk about toxics and human health in our living and working spaces with BuroHappold’s Kathleen Hetrick

Can sustainable buildings be considered healthy if they only focus on the health of building end users? Based on her experience with a local Living Building Challenge, the Santa Monica City Services Building, will share how toxic materials in the building industry not only impact the health of building end users, but also the health […]

Earthen Plaster Workshop with Ray Cirino – Watch for schedule.

Join artist, inventor, cob innovator Ray Cirino for this workshop.  You’ll  learn many techniques in cob technologies as we repair and re-configure the LA Eco-Village cob bench and enjoy pizza from Sparky the Pizza Dragon.  EVENT DETAILS: Date/TimeWatch for new schedule. Let us know if you’d like special notification of when this event is happening: […]

Gaia University presents a free webinar with John Dennis Liu on Ecological Restoration Camps. See it now.

Ecosystem Restoration Camps: How to Save Civilization – Gaia University. Recorded Wednesday, May 8th, 2019. See it here Ecosystem Restoration Camps founder, environmental filmmaker, and soil scientist John D. Liu documents large-scale ecosystem restoration projects in China, Africa, South America and the Middle East, highlighting the enormous benefits for people and planet of undertaking these efforts […]

Lessons Learned from Living in Community

– Love not someone whom you see eye to eye, but is looking in the same direction. – Love will find a way. Indifference will find an excuse. – A friend is someone who knows all about you and still loves you. Elbert Hubbard

Barter for Knowledge – Trade School Los Angeles: On-Going

Take a class through bartering with your teacher at Trade School Los Angeles. Classes are open to the public. We believe that everyone has something to offer, and that mutual exchange is a positive & powerful tool for building a community. Sign up below and learn something new! Trade School is an alternative, self-organized school that […]

Rampart Village Neighborhood Council Meeting. 3rd Tue of each month at 6:00 pm

What:       Rampart Village Neighborhood Council Meeting Where:     155 No. Occidental Blvd., LA 90026 When:     Third Tuesdays at 6pm 2014   More information: The Rampart Village Neighborhood Council meets the 3rd Tuesday each month at 6 pm.  The 11 member Council frequently takes up issues of urban sustainability in the L.A. Eco-Village and adjacent […]

Time Bank Orientations and Potluck generally monthly. Inquire about Membership

There are time banks now in 13 LA area neighborhoods, including: – Altadena – Boyle Heights – Downtown Los Angeles – Echo Park – Glendale – Koreatown – Lincoln Heights – Los Feliz – Northeast LA – Pasadena – Silverlake – West Adams – Westside There are a dozen distinct Time Bank projects, some restricted […]

Contact Information

117 Bimini Place #221
Los Angeles CA 90004
crsp@igc.org