Bimini Place: Los Angeles Eco-Village[Essay] by Guillaume Dutertre

2011-06-09

The author was part of the “Alternative Management” third year program in HEC in 2011.

The objective of this review is to resume the sustainable initiatives of Los Angeles Eco-Village in Bimini Place. The Eco-Village was created in 1992 after the riots destroyed the neighborhood. The project enhances environmental and social well-being for the inhabitants. It has a strong anti-car focus and promotes the bike culture.

Quote article  Guillaume Dutertre, « Bimini Place: Los Angeles Eco-Village », 09 june 2011, Alternative Management Observatory (AMO), [Essay]
http://appli6.hec.fr/amo/Articles/Entry/Item/178.sls

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