Thank you to everyone who volunteered as a Budget Delegate! Between now and March, Budget Delegates are going to be hard at work doing research, community assessments, and site visits to narrow down the list of 380 submitted ideas into 20 project proposals for the ballot.
Watch this video to see why one young man chose to be a Budget Delegate in New York City's PB process:
We are still looking for people to volunteer as Budget Delegates and Committee Facilitators!
The proposal development phase from January-March is where many key decisions will be made, including which projects will appear on the ballot in March. Be part of that decision!Read more
Last night's PB Assembly at the Frisoli Youth Center was a success!
Idea collection starts on Monday, December 1st!
We've translated our PB Assembly flyer into Kreyòl Ayisyen (Haitian Creole), Português (Portuguese), and Español (Spanish). Please help us spread the word about Participatory Budgeting by sharing this information with your friends, family, neighbors, coworkers, and constituents who may feel more comfortable communicating in these languages.Read more
And tell us how to spend $500,000 to make Cambridge a better community for everyone.
The idea collection phase of Participatory Budgeting is right around the corner! Between December 1-19, 2014, community members will be able to submit ideas for capital projects at several events around the City, as well as through this website and via email, mail, phone, or walk-in. We will post the schedule for the events as soon as it’s finalized.Read more