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Your plan for the Scheveningse Parkwijken could get € 50,000

Published: 15 March 2021Modified: 8 April 2021

The municipality is making funds available to make the neighbourhoods of Duttendel-Wittebrug, Zorgvliet and Van Stolkpark (together called the ‘Scheveningse Parkwijken’) more beautiful, attractive, sociable and greener. Everybody is welcome make a plan. The plans could get up to € 50,000 for their realisation. Submit your plan by Sunday, 11 April 2021.

The municipality will decide whether the plans are feasible. Afterwards the residents (as of 12 years) of the neighbourhoods of Duttendel-Wittebrug, Zorgvliet and Van Stolkpark will divide the money among the feasible plans. This way the neighbourhoods themselves decide which plans will be carried out in the coming year.

Scheveningse Parkwijken

Not many people live in the neighbourhoods of Duttendel-Wittebrug, Zorgvliet and Van Stolkpark. This is the reason why they will get 1 neighbourhood budget to spend under the name Scheveningse Parkwijken. However, the amount they receive is higher than other neighbourhoods in The Hague.

How it works

You submit your plan by Sunday, 11 April 2021 using the registration form on scheveningseparkwijkenbegroot.denhaag.nl. Your plan will then be published online right away. It is up to you to drum up attention for your plan. For example, by sharing your plan on social media like Facebook or Twitter.

The neighbourhood votes

The neighbourhood votes Everybody in your neighbourhoods has until Sunday, 18 April 2021 to vote for the plans by giving them a ‘like’. Does your plan have at least 25 likes on Sunday, 18 April 2021? Then the plan will proceed to the next round. During this 2nd round the municipality will examine the remaining plans in terms of feasibility. The municipality will announce all of the feasible plans on Thursday, 27 May 2021 on scheveningseparkwijkenbegroot.denhaag.nl.

Residents divide € 50,000

Together with the people in your neighbourhood you decide as of Thursday, 27 May 2021 which plans will go ahead. You can divide the amount of € 50,000 among 1 or more plans. You and your neighbours have until Thursday, 24 June 2021 to do this. You can also vote via scheveningseparkwijkenbegroot.denhaag.nl.

Help submitting your plan

Are you unable to submit a plan online? Send an email to scheveningseparkwijkenbegroot@denhaag.nl. Or call or send a WhatsApp message via telephone number 06 - 31 10 63 95.

Announcement of winners

The municipality will announce the winning plans on Thursday, 1 July 2021.

More information

You can find more information about Scheveningse Parkwijken Begroot onscheveningseparkwijkenbegroot.denhaag.nl.

    The municipality would like to help you with your initiative for your neighbourhood, also separately from the neighbourhood budget. It will look at whether your idea is feasible and eligible for a subsidy. Read more about this under Apply for subsidy for activities for city district.

    Scheveningse Parkwijken Begroot