The voting has ended.


Welcome to the participatory budgeting (PB) ballot for Oakland Council District 1, courtesy of the Stanford Crowdsourced Democracy Team.

On this website, you can familiarize yourself with the priority projects on the PB ballot. After February 18th, you’ll be able to cast your ballot on this website!

When you cast your ballot, you will vote on how $227,308 of federal funds should be spent to benefit low- and moderate- income communities for the next 2 years in District 1. In order to vote, you can come to our vote kickoff event on Saturday, February 18th from 1pm-4pm at the North Oakland Senior Center, you can vote at a mobile vote site listed below, or you can vote online here. All residents of District 1 can vote, regardless of age or citizenship status.

Visit http://pboakland.org for more information.

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Voting Locations

PB Vote Kickoff Event!

Saturday, February 18, 2017
1pm - 4pm
North Oakland Senior Center
5714 M.L.K. Jr Way

Join Council Member Dan Kalb at the PB Vote Kickoff Event: Come vote and enjoy free food, music, and activities for the kids!

Tuesday, Feb 21: Mobile Voting
5PM - 7:30PM
Location: MacArthur BART Station, 555 40th St.

Contact information:

Roselyn Berry, Community Engagement Coordinator, Participatory Budgeting Project, roselyn@participatorybudgeting.org, 510-500-5331

Debra Chester, Community Development Program Coordinator, Department of Housing & Community Development, City of Oakland, dchester@oaklandnet.com, 510-238-6271