Date lodged: 26 April 2017
To ask the Scottish Government how it has supported participatory budgeting projects for communities in the Glasgow Maryhill and Springburn constituency since 2014.
Answered by: Kevin Stewart 3 May 2017
Since 2014 the Scottish Government has supported both the Maryhill and Springburn areas to engage in participatory budgeting through the Community Choices Fund. £120,000 has been provided for various projects led by the Maryhill Housing Association, the North Glasgow Housing Association, the West of Scotland Regional Equalities Council and Glasgow City Council.