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08/12/2017 - 11:41

More green zones and pedestrian spaces in Horta-Guinardó

Urban planning. The urban renovation project for Av. Can Marcet will mean more urban greenery, spaces for strolling, relaxing and outdoor games.

05/12/2017 - 17:14

New terrace regulations agreed

Terraces. General consensus on drafting new regulations that are easier to understand and apply, and adapted to the real needs of local residents, bar and restaurant owners and the area.

04/12/2017 - 19:55

Tighter control over vehicles for rent with drivers

Mobility. The metropolitan area is developing its own regulations to limit the number of VTC vehicles.

02/12/2017 - 10:08

Five streets in the Sagrada Família neighbourhood to become more pedestrian-friendly

Urban planning. The five streets are all passages (Ureña, Bofill, Pau Hernández, León and Carsi) which are to be renewed to improve landscape and urban planning aspects.

01/12/2017 - 17:34

More services with new Bicing contract

Mobility. The candidacy with the best overall score out of the six projects competing was ‘Pedalem Barcelona’, a joint venture between Cespa and PBSC.

29/11/2017 - 18:26

Compliance with WHO pollution levels would prevent at least 250 deaths a year in the city

Health. Traffic restrictions come into effect on 1 December and will be applied to vehicles which pollute the most when nitrogen oxide pollution episodes are declared.

28/11/2017 - 17:43

Public tender process for the project to renovate the main hall at Can Batlló

Archives. The building will house the Barcelona Municipal Archive, a leading international centre for memory, transparency and access to information.

27/11/2017 - 14:54

More sustainable street lighting and a better lit city

Energy. The street lighting renewal plan for 2018-2020 entails work in over two hundred streets, replacing 10,000 lights in the city, 7% of the total.

27/11/2017 - 10:00

Renew your toys

Sustainability. You can take part in this edition of "Renew your toys" until 23 December. The campaign aims to foster the exchange of toys, story books and games that are in good condition.

25/11/2017 - 10:05

A facelift for Avinguda d’Icària

Urban planning. Work will be carried out over the next seven months and includes new paving and street furniture.

24/11/2017 - 17:53

La Sagrera gets a new community centre

Facilities. Sunday 26 November saw the Torre de la Sagrera open its doors to the public. The building will be used by various entities as a community facility offering a programme of socio-cultural activities.

22/11/2017 - 18:06

Choose responsibly at Christmas and all year round!

The Responsible Consumption and Social and Solidarity Economy Fair returns to Plaça de Catalunya.

21/11/2017 - 13:03

Debate on sustainable mobility in cities

Mobility. The Rubí Brilla Congress on Changing the Energy Model is a meeting point where experts and the general public can share successful experiences.

20/11/2017 - 18:56

Giving waste a second lease of life

Urban ecology.. Barcelona is organising a series of activities to inform the general public about its Zero Waste Strategy.

20/11/2017 - 14:11

Public procurement as a driving force for innovation

Procurement. Following on from the protocols on social efficiency and environmental sustainability, public procurement guides for public innovation and the purchase of ICT services have now been presented.

20/11/2017 - 13:21

32,000 square metres of greenery from Poblenou to the Besòs

Urban planning. The entire length of C/ Cristóbal de Moura will become a linear landscaped garden, connecting the Parc del Centre del Poblenou with the Parc del Besòs.