This is a compilation of major GreenStar policies and other, important, related documents. Please see the Table of Contents for a complete listing of what should be included, as well as the date when each document was most recently revised.
NOTE: All policies are subject to change as Council (or the Membership) approves amendments or replacement policies. Please consult any of the following "Keepers of the Policy Book" for the most current status of policies (or to get copies of any policies):
Council Administrator and Policy Book Maintainer: Kara Cusolito
Most recently updated: 07/08/2014
Proposed agenda for the March meeting of the Finance Committee, to be held on Wednesday, March 25th at 5:30 p.m. in the Annex Meeting Room.
By Alexis Alexander,
In October, member-owners have the opportunity to vote on six bylaws changes being proposed by Council. GreenStar's bylaws, the rules that govern the internal management of the Co-op, were originally established when GreenStar was incorporated. According to our bylaws, one of the essential rights of member-owners is the ability to vote on the creation and changes to the bylaws and mission statement.
Unfortunately, GreenStar, like many co-ops, suffers from very poor voter turnout relative to the number of member-owners. For instance, only 5 percent of member-owners voted in th...