The founding mission of the budgetpedia.ca project is to make the Toronto city budget more accessible to the people of Toronto, by supporting informed debate about the budget.

Details

Name
  • Henrik Bechmann Project Lead
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Address
  • 242 Havelock Street
    Toronto, Ontario
    Canada

Area of Expertise

  • Civic technology
  • Open data
  • Citizen engagement in the budget process

Major Current Activities

  • Promote informed debate about the Toronto budget by making Toronto's budget more accessible
  • Combining evidence with data to assemble stories to support informed debate and ongoing collaboration
  • Advocating for modern accounting including a dedicated funding model; accurate and automated reporting; and granular disclosure in the City of Toronto’s budgeting practices