This is a compilation of major GreenStar policies and other, important, related documents. Please see the Table of Contents for a complete listing of what should be included, as well as the date when each document was most recently revised.
NOTE: All policies are subject to change as Council (or the Membership) approves amendments or replacement policies. Please consult any of the following "Keepers of the Policy Book" for the most current status of policies (or to get copies of any policies):
Council Administrator and Policy Book Maintainer: Alexis Self
Most recently updated: 03/11/2014
By Dan Hoffman,
Council Member and Governance Committee Chair
Once every year, GreenStar's member-owners have the opportunity to select people who will represent them by serving on the Co-op's governing body — which we call the Council. The annual Council election — which fills at least one-third of the seats on the board — occurs throughout the month of April, and member-owners can vote at either store, by mail, or in person at the Co-op's Annual Meeting on April 25.
This year, there will be six candidates on the ballot — including three incumbents running for re-election (designated with asterisks below) and thre...