The dog recreation area opens at the Llevant beach

14/07/2018 - 10:03

Environment and sustainability. The area offers 1,250 square metres of space, with adapted services and a capacity for 100 dogs fitted with ID chips.

A hundred new city police officers to serve the local population

Nous agents Guàrdia Urbana i nous uniformes
09/07/2018 - 18:31

City Police. The new officers will strengthen the special summer operation and boost police presence in Ciutat Vella.

Zero tolerance with illegal cannabis venues

08/07/2018 - 09:40

Safety and prevention. Inspection and closure of 46 unlicensed cannabis establishments in Ciutat Vella.

Optimum coordination for a safer city

13/06/2018 - 17:04

Security. New meeting by the Local Security Council to establish joint strategies between the different police corps to combat petty theft, drug trafficking and street vending.

Safety and sustainability for the new city police patrol cars

04/06/2018 - 14:03

City Police. The city police are getting 145 new hybrid cars this year, equipped with the latest technology and all but replacing the current fleet of cars.

Proposals from the opposition at the Full Municipal Council Meeting of 27 April

Reunió del Consell Plenari
27/04/2018 - 17:48

Full Municipal Council Meeting. Summary of the agreements reached in the municipal government’s area of impetus and control.

The PM10 pollution episode protocol for reducing pollutant levels in the air has been deactivated

27/04/2018 - 11:38

Pollution. Municipal measure is deactivated

Activation of pollution episode protocol for high levels of PM10

Episodi de contaminació per PM10
25/04/2018 - 10:40

Contaminació. Temporary measures are in place to cut the high levels, such as more intense watering down of streets and the prohibition of municipal activity which generates dust.

Activation of preventative warning stage for high levels of PM10

Avís contaminació per PM10
23/04/2018 - 10:26

Pollution. Municipal services are taking preventative measures, such as more intense watering down of streets and avoiding the use of air blowers.

Disruptions to mobility for the Marathon 2018

09/03/2018 - 13:38

Mobility. Traffic and parking restrictions apply in various city streets over the whole weekend. People are advised to get around on the metro.

Accident rates in Barcelona in 2017

25/01/2018 - 20:12

Mobility. There were 9,430 traffic accidents in the city in 2017, causing 12 deaths and 241 serious injuries. Private motor vehicles accounted for 89% of the vehicles involved. A city where people get around on public transport cuts...

Four new cohousing projects get the green light

24/01/2018 - 14:55

Housing. Four cooperatives are to construct new buildings on municipally-owned land, given over specifically to extend the city’s affordable housing stock.

Weekend: The newly renovated Fàbrica del Sol, popular culture and Majorcan bonfires

24/01/2018 - 14:34

Free time. The centre specialising in sustainability is holding an open day, the Fabra i Coats and Can Fabra sites play host to a forum on popular culture and Gràcia rounds off the celebrations for Sant Antoni with an evening of...

The transformation of Av. Meridiana gets under way in June

24/01/2018 - 10:54

Urban planning. The street calming measures will turn the avenue into a civic hub with more space for pedestrians, bicycles and public transport. Work on the section between Pl. Glòries and C/ Mallorca will begin in June and should...

The Maria Feixa centre opens as the city’s first facility for homeless young people

23/01/2018 - 18:49

Young people. The centre has a total of 21 places and will take in young people between the ages of 18 and 25 who are in serious situations of social exclusion and vulnerability.

The city’s reputation and capacity for innovation grows

23/01/2018 - 18:41

Report. Barcelona is in a strong position in terms of innovation, competitiveness and its ability to attract foreign investment, says the Observatori Barcelona 2017 report.

A global city which stands up for its residents

22/01/2018 - 20:38

Municipal action. Municipal action complements the city’s international position with municipal powers to facilitate access to housing.

Action to cut inequality in El Besòs

Carrer d'Alfons el Mangànim
22/01/2018 - 15:53

Urban planning. Action in local streets and at facilities in the two neighbourhoods is aimed at cutting social, economic and territorial inequalities.

El Raval is synonymous with rumba

20/01/2018 - 18:20

Memòria. Carrer de la Cera, in the neighbourhood of El Raval, inaugurated two dividing walls with a festive occasion paying homage to rumba.

Remembering the victims of the horror

20/01/2018 - 13:20

Memory. Both activities for International Holocaust Remembrance Day in Barcelona will remember everyone who experienced the Nazi horror.