News

18/02/2018 - 10:15

Av. Meridiana gets a new pedestrian crossing

Urban planning. The crossing connects the railway station with Can Dragó, enhancing pedestrian mobility and increasing safety in the avenue.

15/02/2018 - 17:36

Putting all our energy into La Marina!

Energy rights. A new energy advice point opens in the neighbourhood as part of a pilot scheme to increase the detection of energy poverty.

15/02/2018 - 16:58

Bloc 17 to remain in Horta

Social rights. The process is under way to acquire this historical building, managed by young people in the neighbourhood for the last 30 years.

14/02/2018 - 19:33

Temporary local housing to combat gentrification

Housing. A temporary solution to extend the city’s public housing stock.

14/02/2018 - 11:22

Data as a common asset

Transparency. The new Municipal Data Office means greater transparency in municipal management and being able to adapt services quicker to meet people’s needs.

12/02/2018 - 19:28

Seven new sites for more public services in L’Eixample

Urban planning. The district has the largest share of the city’s population but only a third of the average number of facilities.

12/02/2018 - 06:00

Llum BCN lights up Poblenou

Shows. Llum BCN lights up Poblenou over the weekend of 16, 17 and 18 February.

10/02/2018 - 11:34

Complete overhaul for Plaça de Mossèn Joan Cortina, in the Bon Pastor neighbourhood

Urban planning. The transformation involves 8,000 square metres of public space in this neighbourhood in the Besòs area.

09/02/2018 - 14:21

The first metropolitan commuter car parks come into service

These first two car parks, which make it easier for commuters to switch to public transport at Barcelona's access points, are located in Castelldefels and Sant Joan Despí.

09/02/2018 - 10:34

Moving forward with the production and distribution of local green energy

Energy. The municipal energy company Barcelona Energia starts operating on the energy market by managing power produced by solar panels at municipal buildings.

08/02/2018 - 14:20

Municipal services on standby following snow, ice and cold weather warnings

Climate. The public are advised to get around using the metro and to wear appropriate clothing and footwear. The cold weather operation has also been activated to help the homeless.

08/02/2018 - 14:12

Seven minutes from Verdaguer to Glòries by tram

Public transport. The proposal to extend the Trambesòs system as far as Verdaguer during the current term of office would mean a 1.8 km section leading to a 58% increase in passengers.

08/02/2018 - 13:21

Play needs more parks, more leisure, more nature and less pollution

Santa Eulàlia. Children from the city took part in the children’s proclamation, suggesting ways to improve Barcelona and speaking up for play as a right.

08/02/2018 - 10:26

Barcelona energia, the new public electricity supplier goes into service

Energy. The public company is already registered as an electricity supplier

contaminació

07/02/2018 - 18:24

Pollution, a state problem

Air quality. The municipal governments of Barcelona and Madrid once again call for greater involvement from the Spanish state to improve air quality.

06/02/2018 - 18:53

The city regains the Port Olímpic as it opens up to the sea

Public space. The transformation has been agreed by local residents, relevant bodies, environmental groups and municipal groups.