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Participatory Budgeting Season Begins

The Participatory Budgeting season in NYC has officially begun. Every year, City Council Members receive several million dollars in discretionary funding from the city to use to improve their districts. Traditionally, it is up to the city council members to decide how that money is spent.

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Participatory Budgeting Returns to Rockaway!

In 2013, the Rockaway Youth Task Force successfully advocated to bring Participatory Budgeting (PB) to Far Rockaway (31st District). Youth as young as 14 worked in collaboration with the community to decide how to allocate over $1 million to fund capital improvement projects in Far Rockaway.

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