Riverwoods Pioneers is a platform for citizen participation

This guide explains what each of the Riverwoods Pioneers sections are for and how they work.


In the citizen proposals section you can make proposals for the City Council to carry them out. The proposals require support, and if they reach sufficient support, they are put to a public vote. The proposals approved in these citizens' votes are accepted by the City Council and carried out.

Button to support a proposal
Button to "Support" a proposal.

Participatory Budgeting

The participative budgets section helps people make a direct decision on what part of the municipal budget is spent on.

Different phases of a participatory budget
"Support" and "Voting" phases of participatory budgets.


In the processes section, citizens participate in the drafting and modification of regulations affecting the city and can give their opinion on municipal policies in previous debates.

Other information of interest