Participatory Budgeting Project's (PBP) Co-Executive Director, Shari Davis, recently joined NPR's Manoush Zomorodi on an episode of the Ted Radio Hour, as part of a series on the Public Commons examining how we can make public spaces safe and welcoming for everyone.

Public places don't always fully meet the needs of a community. Shari Davis explains how participatory budgeting can give us all a voice in creating safer and more equitable public spaces.

Listen to full segment above, or visit NPR to hear the full series on The Public Commons.