Participatory Budgeting

We're getting ready for 2017!

We're not done yet - stay involved!

Congratulations residents!  Thanks for joining the 2016 Participatory Budgeting pilot project!

Residents selected a total of 16 community improvement projects worth $730,000. See our Oakridge, Rustic and Ward 33 pages for detailed results.

The Participatory Budgeting pilot project continues for one more year in the three communities. Subscribe to PB Toronto's email newsletters (below) and follow PB Toronto on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram for info about 2017 activities and to follow the progress of building the 2015 and 2016 projects in Oakridge, Rustic and Ward 33! 

Toronto's Participatory Budgeting Pilot Project 2015-2017

Toronto is hosting a three-year Participatory Budgeting (PB) pilot in three areas of Toronto: Ward 33, and the two neighbourhoods of Oakridge (Ward 35) and Rustic (Ward 12).  The pilot will help City Council decide what PB in Toronto might look like in the future.  

PB invites residents to propose and vote on projects to improve their neighbourhoods. The money for the winning projects has already been set aside by the City. Anyone from the community can propose and discuss ideas, and anyone 14 years or older who lives in Rustic, Oakridge or Ward 33 can vote.


Join us!

  • If you live in Ward 33, Oakridge or Rustic: click on the tabs above for info about meetings, ideas and voting
  • Spread the word – follow and share updates on Twitter and Facebook
  • Sign up for our e-newsletters for updates on the 2017 process and the progress of the winning 2015 and 2016 projects:

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Oakridge Participatory Budgeting News

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Rustic Participatory Budgeting News

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Ward 33 Participatory Budgeting Pilot News

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