In the founding statutes of the Metropolis Grid the operators and sponsors as early as 2008 fixed the vision, that a functioning community of virtual worlds must be based an a democratic self-government.
This vision is also supported by the current operators and their implementation has been defined as a stated goal for the years 2013 / 2014.
Some preliminary work is being done to prepare the conversion of the Metropolis-Grid to a virtual Republic. This work is expected to be completed by the end of the year 2014.
The first inaugural session is expected to take place at the end of December 2014. There will be more detailed informations and assistance published on this page.
All residents of Metropolis are automatically notified by e-mail about the parliament, the resulting changes in the grid and their implications.
With the inaugural session, the Parliament approved the basis for the holding of meetings, transfer of documents, procedure of voting, etc. At one of the first actions, an initial parliament rules of conduct
was defined, which must be confirmed in the inaugural session.
After this inaugural session, the Parliament will meet (consisting of the owners of connected regions) at regular intervals and discuss current issues and decisions.
The exact procedure will be communicated to the inhabitants of Metropolis in time.