Increased levels of Participatory Budgeting agreed

SENSCOT report that a Landmark agreement with COSLA has been reached.

People across Scotland will now have a say in how £100 million of council funds will be used in their communities.

Council leaders have agreed that at least 1% of local government budgets will be subject to participatory budgeting by the end of 2021, giving communities more influence than ever to make decisions on how funding is spent in their localities.

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Article published by SENSCOT 23/10/17