Wed, 01/24/2018 - 14:55

Four new cohousing projects get the green light

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

Wed, 01/24/2018 - 14:34

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

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...

Wed, 01/24/2018 - 10:54

The transformation of Av. Meridiana gets under way in June

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...

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 18:49

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

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.

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 18:41

The city’s reputation and capacity for innovation grows

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.

Mon, 01/22/2018 - 20:38

A global city which stands up for its residents

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

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

Action to cut inequality in El Besòs

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

Sat, 01/20/2018 - 18:20

El Raval is synonymous with rumba

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

Sat, 01/20/2018 - 13:20

Remembering the victims of the horror

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