Thought it was kind of strange that your proposed CG
slogan mentions the word "empowering people" in the same message that speaks of
"bylaws" that govern the garden.
Don't get me wrong, I truly believe that bylaws are necessary
to operate a CG properly.
I used to work for this company called Motorola for 17
years, and the corporate culture really got into words like "empowerment".
Yes, we had "empowerment teams" that met and as long as we stayed within the
"bylaws" as dictated by management, everything was copasetic.
Oh yeah, our plant closed down about 5 years ago, when they
realized that they couldn't stay in business very long selling external modems
for 50 bucks each and it cost them $75.00 to build them.
Sounds like the Elk Grove CG is very
Keep up the good works, Jim
----- Original Message -----
Sent: Saturday, January 18, 2003 10:41
Subject: [cg] CG bylaws
Elk Grove CG is working on our
bylaws again, this time for realsies. My guy Larry Boese who is researching
this says only one CG lists their bylaws on website, Clinton CG. Does anyone
else have some they'd care to share? We do plan on posting ours to our website
when they are completed and adopted.
Hey, we also lifted a wonderful
community ~ Empowering people ~ Growing good
but cannot remember who to give credit
for this defining line. Anyone know? We need to officially ask permission to
Thanks for your help. --Soleil
Elk Grove Community
Coordinator Soleil Tranquilli (916) 685-8010
“In our every
deliberation, we must consider the impact of our decisions
on the next
seven generations.” --Great Law of the Iroquoise Confederacy