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Participatory Budgeting

Are you ready for Cycle 3?
  The first Budget Assembly is:
Thursday, February 5th, 2015 @ 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Filipino Community Center

611 Amador Street
Click here to participate or to view all the assemblies in February & March!
 2014 Cycle 2 Vote Results
Click here to see the 8 projects receiving the most votes were approved by City Council on November 4th.

Alyssa Alford

Administrative Analyst I
(707) 648-4577

Will Morat
Administrative Analyst I
(707) 648-4109

Alejandra Rafael
Interim Administrative Analyst I
(707) 648-4041

555 Santa Clara Street
Vallejo, CA 94590
Third Floor

City Communications
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In 2012, the City of Vallejo made history by becoming the first U.S. municipality to approve participatory budgeting (PB) city-wide. PB engages all Vallejo residents to help decide how to spend a portion of the city budget.

In Year 1, Vallejo residents created and approved 12 public projects, from community gardens to youth scholarships to park rehabilitation. On March 6, the Office of the City Manager, City of Vallejo, released a summary report of Year 1 that addresses the background, participation, representation of Vallejo's diverse community, and outcomes. You can view or download the summary report by clicking here.

In Year 2, Vallejo residents created and approved 8 public projects, from housing to school bands to public art.

Now the City of Vallejo is gearing up for the 3rd year of PB - help make it a success! (Click here to view the Cycle 3 Rulebook)

You can use to access the city's website for Participatory Budgeting.