Global Warming and Peak Everything pose challenges that need to beaddresses through all scales of human organizing. As higher levels ofgovernance (United Nation, National Governments) have been captive toforces that are only driven by short sighted profiteering, thepressures for action have increased on the more local scales. TheCarrboro Greenspace will serve as the space from which communitysustainability projects, owned and operated by scales ranging from thetown to the individual, can have their base.
Specifically, the Carrboro Greenspace will own 10.4 acres ofconservation easements and community easements. These easements will begranted in usufruct to community non-profit entities who can engagewith the community through local projects for sustainability.
This vision is exemplified by: