PARTICIPATORY &

EQUITABLE BUDGETS

OFFICIALS WITHIN OUR LEGAL SYSTEM WILL DEMONSTRATE THEIR COMMITMENT TO FIGHTING FOR SOCIALLY JUST BUDGETS BY:

Working to provide residents a voice in how the public's money is spent

 

Making strong efforts to ensure that budget spending is reflective of community needs and priorities

 

Committing to making it very easy to understand where resources are spent, the outcomes of that spending, and how citizens can engage in decision-making on budget spending

 

Working to make budget information more accessible and championing/demanding/facilitating processes that engage more of the community before decisions are made