|House location selection||<– Date –> <– Thread –>|
|From: Nancy Wight (wightwal.hp.com)|
|Date: Tue, 14 Jun 94 07:58 CDT|
Okay all of you veterans of the process... how did you go about deciding who lives where on the site? We already went through one somewhat painful process with our old site plan. But now we have to do it again with our new site plan, and would like to do things differently. Last time we had everyone fill out a survey about what things were important to them regarding their location on the site. We hired an outside person to then try and put people where they would get at least some of what they wanted. It was all confidential to the rest of the group - only the "matchmaker" knew all of the details. I think this was a mistake because when the going got tough, people wanted to know about others' preferences so they could maybe negotiate with them. This time we are considering scheduling a long meeting where *every* household is represented and we work it out together, with the help of an outside facilitator. Any ideas would be greatly appreciated! - Nancy -- New View Neighborhood Development, Acton, MA
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