San Francisco

First Meeting for PB in San Francisco

The first meeting for San Francisco District 3’s Participatory Budgeting process is this Saturday! See the meeting info below and more background here. D3 Participatory Budgeting Community Session Saturday, January 26 10:00 am – 12:30 pm Tel-Hi Center 660 Lombard St Join Supervisor Chiu in this meeting giving residents the power to vote directly on how to use discretionary funding Continue Reading...
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PB San Francisco Launches!

The Participatory Budgeting Project is thrilled to serve as technical assistance partner for a new participatory budgeting process in San Francisco! David Chiu, President of San Francisco’s Board of Supervisors (the equivalent of City Council) today announced the launch of a participatory budgeting process in District 3, with support from the Office of the Controller, PBP, and our friends at Continue Reading...
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Participatory Budgeting Gains Steam in San Francisco

The San Francisco Public Press and Shareable.net recently published a feature piece on the momentum building around PB in San Francisco: Participatory Budgeting Gains Steam in San Francisco Participatory budgeting has become a mayoral campaign issue in San Francisco. This could lead to San Francisco becoming the first U.S. city to adopt participatory budgeting on a city-wide basis. read more...
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