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(podcasting from the studios in the OTL Bunker, somewhere in Chicago)
(broadcasting on “supper club” radio station WLUW-FM (88.7) Chicago)
Mike Stephen learns about a local pop-up supper club and discusses how participatory budgeting allows for citizens to decide how their local government money is spent.
Greg Combs– Chef and proprietor of Goose & Fox
We hear about this local pop-up supper club that prides itself on excellent food as well as a down-to-earth atmosphere.
Maria Hadden – Project coordinator, Participatory Budgeting Chicago
Participatory budgeting is a democratic process in which community members directly decide how to spend part of a public budget. We get the lowdown of how this is happening in some Chicago neighborhoods.
OTL #333 local music provided by Pet Lions…