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Prairie Hill in the news

The concept of cohousing is intriguing to many. News of our Prairie Hill project is spreading quickly. Here are links to recent stories.

Iowa City Cohousing development is a worthy investment

Karen Kubby, an Iowa City business owner and visionary, shares her thoughts about investing in cohousing in the Iowa City Press Citizen, November 24, 2017:

www.press-citizen.com/story/opinion/contributors/writers-group/2017/11/24/iowa-city-cohousing-development-worthy-investment/892460001/

Construction continues on a shared-housing community focused on sustainable living

Reporter Kayli Reese interviews Del Holland, Carolyn Dyer, and Nan Fawcett (Daily Iowan, November 10, 2017):

daily-iowan.com/2017/11/10/construction-begins-on-iowa-city-communal-living/

First residents set to move into Prairie Hill

KCRG-TV interviews Craig Mosher and Donna Rupp, two Iowa City Cohousing members who will be among the first to move into Prairie Hil (KCRG-TV, November 6, 2017):

www.kcrg.com/content/news/First-residents-set-to-move-in-Iowa-City-cohousing-community-455661273.html

First cohousing neighborhood in the state readies for first residents

Donna Rupp, Craig Mosher, and Marcia Shaffer talk about the benefits of cohousing in this television interview broadcast on KWWL-TV, November 2, 2017:

www.kwwl.com/story/36752921/2017/11/Thursday/first-cohousing-neighborhood-in-the-state-readies-for-first-residents

Iowa City boasts state's first cohousing development

The Gazette focuses on the concept of cohousing in their interview with Craig Mosher and Marcia Shaffer. Be sure to scroll through the slideshow (Cedar Rapids Gazette, October 30, 2017):

www.thegazette.com/subject/life/people-places/iowa-city-boasts-states-first-cohousing-development-20171030

"Not a '60s Commune": Iowa City's New Co-Housing Community

Ben Kieffer interviews Del Holland on Iowa Public Radio's River to River podcast (June 2, 2017)

iowapublicradio.org/post/not-60s-commune-iowa-citys-new-co-housing-community#stream/0

Cohousing community breaking new ground in Iowa City

Little Village news director Lauren Shotwell attends an information meeting and interviews Del Holland, Nan Fawcett, and Annie Tucker (Little Village, February 10, 2017):

littlevillagemag.com/cohousing-community-breaking-new-ground-in-iowa-city/

Earlier coverage

Prairie Hill to become Iowa's first cohousing site

Our groundbreaking ceremony on November 13, 2016, brought reporters to the site. This piece was published in the Corridor Business Journal, November 22, 2016:

www.corridorbusiness.com/news/prairie-hill-to-become-iowas-first-cohousing-site/

Cohousing inches closer to Iowa City

Del Holland, Barb Bailey, and Scott Roser highlight some of the environmental benefits of cohousing (Daily Iowan, September 19, 2016):

daily-iowan.com/2016/09/19/cohousing-inches-closer-to-iowa-city/

Group creates Iowa City’s first cohousing community

Brea Love, reporter for KCRG-TV9, broadcast this piece June 28, 2016:

www.kcrg.com/content/news/Group-creates-Iowa-Citys-first-cohousing-community--384644811.html

Cohousing in Iowa City coming closer to reality

Iowa City Press Citizen reporter Andy Davis interviews Bob Miklo, Barb Bailey, Del Holland, Marcia Shaffer, and neighbors about the project (Iowa City Press Citizen, June 28, 2015):

www.press-citizen.com/story/news/local/2015/06/28/cohousing-iowa-city/29446929/

Iowa City cohousing community presents revised proposal

Del Holland explains plan revisions (The Gazette, May 21, 2015):

www.thegazette.com/subject/news/iowa-city-cohousing-community-presents-revised-proposal-20150521

Iowa City officials to consider cohousing development

Iowa City senior planner, Bob Miklo, talks about the project (The Associated Press, published in Finance & Commerce, September 18, 2014):

finance-commerce.com/2014/09/iowa-city-officials-to-consider-co-housing-development/

Cohousing project moves ahead

Danel Seidl reports on early project plans (Daily Iowan, May 12, 2014):

www.dailyiowan.com/2014/05/12/Metro/37921.html

Iowa City cohousing group will soon own land

Del Holland talks about the project (Daily Iowan, April 15, 2013):

www.dailyiowan.com/2013/04/15/Metro/32826.html

Iowa City Group Working on Cohousing Project

Barb Bailey, Annie Tucker, and Del Holland are interviewed on the land (KGAN-Channel 2 News, May 8, 2014):

www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZyDTcaap4eg