The Councillor for Citizen Participation invites all neighbors to attend the Open Days on participatory budgeting, which will take place on Friday at 19:00 and Saturday at 11:00 in the IES Diego Tortosa
This weekend will be held the first open Conference on participatory budgets, with the fundamental objective that citizens can see first hand what the process of creating a participatory budgeting, as are developing participatory budgeting experiences in other municipalities that already enjoy full integration.
It also will be making a workshop on participatory budgeting, which will be made dynamic participatory for attendees to review and discuss about how they want to be participatory budgeting in Cieza.
Martinez recalls that "it is a fundamental objective for this corporation incorporation into all possible aspects of citizen decisions that are made from the consistory, therefore, the participatory budget we will allow the residents are participants the progress of the city, to include actions to be taken in the annual budget of Cieza, prioritizing the most important and tracking of commitments to be achieved ".
The mayor explained that "in addition, these spaces enhance communication between the administration and citizens, the general spaces for dialogue between the two sides to exchange views. It is important to note that this is a self-regulating process, ie who are the participants themselves who decide the rules that should govern the process. and, not least, encourages active reflection and solidarity because all the residents have the opportunity to meet and discuss the problems and demands of the rest ".
Therefore, the council encouraged "all ciezanos and ciezanas to attend this conference, to be participants in the process from the beginning, and continue to build among all of a Cieza in which the neighbors have more and more channels that their voice is heard by those who govern. "
Source: IU-verdes Cieza