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18/04/2018 - 18:18

BioBlitzBcn, open day for nature research

Environment. From April 20 to 22, the Historic Botanical Garden and the area around Montjuïc Park will host BioBlitzBcn. 

18/04/2018 - 13:57

Take part in the Week Without Noise

Noise. International Noise Awareness Day is on 25 April and offers an opportunity to become more aware of the effects of noise and sounds in our city.

17/04/2018 - 14:01

Barcelona will debate renovation policies

Housing. On April 25th Barcelona will host a session on housing renovation measures co-organized by the City Council

16/04/2018 - 16:58

More efficient and adapted waste collection in every neighbourhood

Environment. The new cleaning contract will be more flexible and transparent to enhance waste collection and management. The contract comes into force in November 2019.

15/04/2018 - 10:11

Bikes in the streets to celebrate our festival!

Mobility. The Bicycle Festival 2018 included a mass bike ride, a fair for entities and associations and other activities for the general public, promoting sustainable mobility.

Obres a la Sagrera

13/04/2018 - 12:01

Call for the state to maintain its commitment to La Sagrera and Sant Andreu Comtal

Infrastructures. Work at La Sagrera is moving forward and the state is to offer the project for the Sant Andreu Comtal station out to tender again.

12/04/2018 - 19:25

Agreement to create a large public space around the Camp Nou

Urban planning. The transformation frees up 32,000 square metres for urban greenery and has been agreed on by local residents, FC Barcelona and municipal groups.

11/04/2018 - 18:51

Responsible adoption in response to the abandoning of cats and dogs

Animal welfare. Twenty concrete dogs around the city symbolise the fight against the abandoning of pets, with responsible adoption and care playing a key role.

08/04/2018 - 10:10

A city block for public rental housing in Glòries

Housing. Work on four blocks of flats will start midway through 2019. In all, 225 flats will be built on the 30,000 square metre site.

07/04/2018 - 19:10

A sustainable and participatory community centre for Trinitat Nova

Culture and free time. The Trinitat Nova neighbourhood has a new sustainable facility, adding vitality to the community with socio-cultural activities and space for initiatives by neighbourhood associations.

06/04/2018 - 16:51

Day to day shopping in the neighbourhood

Commerce. Some 94% of Barcelona residents usually shop for groceries at shops and markets in their local neighbourhood.

04/04/2018 - 17:14

More public toilets in Ciutat Vella

Environment and sustainability. Eight temporary toilets are to be set up for summer to handle the volume of tourists. On top of those introduced last year, a further seven permanent self-cleaning units bring the total number of year...

contaminació

04/04/2018 - 16:47

Traffic restrictions to include motorcycles which pollute the most

Pollution. Besides restrictions applying to cars during pollution episodes, as from December limits will also apply to pre-Euro 2 motorcycles and mopeds, mainly those registered before 2003.

04/04/2018 - 10:15

Spring operating times start at the Magic Fountain

Environment. The Magic Fountain adapts the start of its displays to the sunset, in line with criteria on sustainability and rationalisation of schedules.

01/04/2018 - 10:14

More bicycle parking facilities in Gràcia

Mobility. The district is adding 286 bike parking places near squares, schools and public facilities to facilitate mobility by bike and promote the use of healthier transport.

30/03/2018 - 10:40

More exhibition and social space for the Oliva Artés

Rehabilitació. The MUHBA Oliva Artés regains part of its heritage and extends its facilities with a new exhibition space, a multi-purpose hall and a bar.