The election results for Cycle 2 of Participatory Budgeting (PB) are in!
For the second year, 39th Ward residents voted how they would like to see $500,000 of the 39th Ward’s public budget for infrastructure improvements.
In this cycle, over 1,500 residents voted, and 8 projects were voted to be funded. The following projects were funded:
North Park Village Nature Center Renovation
Little Gompers Path Improvements
Sauganash Park Baseball Diamond Improvements
Mural Installation at 39th Ward Schools and Viaduct at W. Peterson Ave. and N. Keeler Ave.
Beautification in Edgebrook on W. Devon Ave.
Two Bus Stop Benches for Commuter Patrons of Grocery and Business District at the Intersection of N. Pulaski Rd. and W. Argyle St.
Two Bus Stop Benches for Residents/Staff/Patrons of North Park Village
Two Bus Stop Benches at W. Peterson Ave. and N. Rogers Ave.
Planning for implementation will begin in April with construction happening as soon as Summer 2021 for many projects.
Thank you to every resident who participated in Participatory Budgeting!