Promoting Innovation in Civic Engagement:
Celebrating Community-Led Participatory Budgeting
Posted on the White House blog by Lynn Overmann and Vivian Graubard on June 02, 2014 at 03:57 PM EDT
The White House - Office of Science and Technology Policy
At City Hall, NYCHA Residents Unveil Big Plans to Strengthen Public Housing and Boost Resiliency after Superstorm Sandy
Below are resources, links to partner orgs, and the full media advisory for the series of Community Forums organized by NY City Councilmembers and Councilmembers-elect to hear from contenders vying for the role of NY City Council Speaker. This page will be updated shortly. There was lots of work put in by lots of partners to make this happen!
(July 21, 2013; New York) Reverend Al Sharpton’s National Action Network, the Urban Justice Center and Community Voices Heard hosted a Mayoral Candidate Sleepover at Lincoln Houses in Harlem Saturday evening to provide candidates with first-hand experience of the issues faced by public housing residents in New York City, one of the largest bloc constituencies.