It Takes a Village
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It Takes a Village

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By Amara Holstein / Photos by Kyle Johnson
On Washington's lush Bainbridge Island, one community strives for quality of life as a sustainable initiative.

Who said making a better world would be easy? Just ask the cast of characters involved in Grow Community, a development on Washington’s Bainbridge Island that was designed with the ambitious goal of encouraging social interaction while achieving net-zero energy status. Building for the future, they’ve learned, is a constant work in progress.

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