District 33 Participatory Budgeting Results Announced

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Councilman Stephen Levin announced that Public Housing projects and Street safety were the winning projects in this year’s Participatory Budgeting Process.

Here is the list of projects in competition and how they did in the voting (only the top three are being funded):

7. Greenway Sidewalk Reconstruction 497 votes $500,000

6. Lighting & Accessibility for all 530 votes $400,000

5. PS110 Install Modern technology! 656 $175,000

4. PS 38 & MS447 Bathrooms that Work 661 $280,000
3. Safer Pedestrian Crossings on Meeker Ave 700 votes $300,000 FUNDED
2. Green Space Landscaping & Beautification 792 votes $300,000 FUNDED
1. NYCHA Playground/Active Space Renovation 856 votes $500,000 FUNDED

Total Valid Votes
Total Guaranteed funding for FY16 $1,100,000



The Greenpoint Waterfront Association for Parks & Planning, Inc. ("GWAPP") is a not-for-profit group, 501(c)(3), comprised of individuals, community organizations, religious institutions, and concerned citizens from the Greenpoint-Williamsburg communities dedicated to the development of parks and public access on the Greenpoint waterfront.