You connect to the phone line, to the electricity and the sewerage. Why not connect to your neighbours?
To make the best of the Street Groups' opportunity the members of the street must choose to be part of it.
Street Groups give communities a chance to take charge of the future.
A Street Group is built when many people make a small bet, they risk five minutes, to put their email address and a password into the Street Group invitation. That small action in almost every home gives the Street Group social permission to exist.
The equivalent of the enlightenment is happening now. You have the opportunity to play your full part. Networks are being created and developed because people have found them valuable and useful.
We ALL need to learn how to use this sort to resource. You learn by doing. Joining in the discussion with other people is how you enlarge your own horisons and develop new skills and abilities.
The modern world is being built by volunteers, and the future will be built by what those people choose to do together.