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Participatory Budgeting

City-wide Coordinated Homeless Strategy - Request for Proposals (RFP)
Click here for the RFP based on the PB Cycle 2 Project "Help the Homeless"

​​Will Morat
Administrative Analyst II
(707) 648-4109

Alyssa Alford

Administrative Analyst I
(707) 648-4577

555 Santa Clara Street
Vallejo, CA 94590
Third Floor

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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.
Harvard Top 10 Award
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.

The City of Vallejo just completed its 3rd Year of PB - click here to view the 5 proposals that garnered the most votes!

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