Better Budget Toronto aims to inform and influence Toronto’s budget-making process as a means to building a better city. We’re committed to sparking debate and hosting participatory budget events, with a near-term focus on influencing Toronto’s 2014 municipal elections.
What We Stand For
Transforming Toronto’s budget process to embody citizens’ aspirations for a better city and a more engaged society.
We’re guided by a commitment to openness, transparency, clarity, and accessibility, and by a desire to harness citizen engagement, incorporate long-term thinking, and ensure fiscal sustainability.
Communications Backgrounder BBTO Description What kind of communications tools are effective for raising awareness about budgets? This group will discuss and come up with ideas around tools and methods for communicating about municipal budgets. We will look at communications tools for enhancing understanding the budget itself as well as how decisions are made. Redesigning the city website is just