Participatory budget. How do we do it in Gdansk?

Oct 28, 2016 · 5 min read
Participatory budget 2016.
Deadlines explained by Magda Danaj, illustrator from the Tricity.

What projects can be submitted to our participatory budget? There are a few criteria:

Active Park in Przymorze district — a project funded from the participatory budget 2016. Photo: B. Borowczak

What are the benefits?

Sports infrastructure, especially in fast developing, “young” districts, is among the most popular projects submitted to the participatory budget.
New stairs to Pacholek hill, a very popular sightseeing spot in Gdansk. Also financed by the participatory budget.

Early-stage planning

The press conference on the participatory budget 2016. From the left: Aleksandra Dulkiewicz, chair of the majority group in the city council, mayor Paweł Adamowicz and Maciej Kukla, head of social communication unit, responsible for the participatory budget. Photo: G. Mehring


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