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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5O-00947: Bob Doris (Glasgow Maryhill and Springburn)

Scottish National Party

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.