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Astoria »

Astoria Residents to Weigh in on How to Spend $1 Million in District

City Councilman Costa Constantinides is launching participatory budgeting in the 22nd District.

Windsor Terrace »

Brooklyn Libraries Get New Computers Through Citizen Budgeting Program

The Windsor Terrace and Carroll Gardens libraries welcomed 21 new computers this week.

Forest Hills »

You Can Help Decide How to Spend $1M in Budget Funds in Forest Hills

Locals are invited to participate in a series of upcoming “neighborhood assemblies.”

Sunnyside »

Participatory Budgeting Coming to Sunnyside, Woodside and LIC

CIty Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer is launching participatory budgeting in his district next week.

Jamaica »

Participatory Budgeting Coming to Jamaica and Forest Hills

The first info-session about participatory budgeting in Jamaica is scheduled for June 12.

Williamsburg »

Composting and Computer Labs Top Locals' Wish List for Williamsburg Funds

District 34's first year with participatory budgeting brought out a variety of ideas Monday.

Red Hook »

Library Garden and School Upgrades Win Cash in Participatory Budget Vote

Six capital improvement projects will be funded after almost 3,000 residents voted  in District 38.

Richmond Hill »

Key Food Shoppers Open Wallets to Help Struggling Richmond Hill Library

More than 1,200 customers donated more than $1,500 in less than two weeks.

Greenpoint »

Playground Renovations and Mobile Library Win Participatory Budgeting Funds

Five projects were selected to receive more than $1.5 million of the city's money in District 33.

Broad Channel »

$150K Sea-Themed Statue Gets Nod in Rockaway Participatory Budget

Cash was also allocated for school improvements and swings for children with disabilities.

Park Slope »

Final Votes Cast in NYC Participatory Budgeting

Residents cast votes Sunday to determine how to spend nearly $14 million of the city’s money.

Laurelton »

Group Pushing for Skatepark in Southeast Queens

If approved, the skatepark would be built at Laurelton Playground.

Park Slope »

Brooklynites Pitch Ways to Spend $1 Million in City Money

Thirteen projects were proposed for District 39's participatory budgeting program.

Greenpoint »

Residents Propose Park Renovation and Mobile Library for City Budget

Proponents of participatory budgeting projects in District 33 convened to advocate for their proposals.

Jamaica »

New Councilman Vows to Bring More Opportunities for Jamaica’s Youth

I. Daneek Miller is three months into his first term and focused on opportunities for young people.