Safety and Prevention | Ajuntament de Barcelona

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22/10/2019 - 12:23

New date for the firefighters fun run: 1 December

Fun Runs. The 21st Cursa de Bombers has changed its date and will take place on 1 December.

Serveis de neteja, Barcelona, Serveis Urbans

23/10/2019 - 17:45

Action by municipal services from 14 to 20 October

Safety and prevention. Municipal human resources were bolstered to ensure the functioning of the city.

16/10/2019 - 15:49

The Firefighters’ Fun Run, in detail

Fun Runs. This Year’s Barcelona Firefighters’ Fun Run was officially presented on 16 October, at the city’s Espai Bombers.

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The Safety and Prevention Area is directly responsible to the Mayor's Office and is politically led by the Commissioner for Security and Safety. It is responsible for public safety and prevention policies and in charge of the Guàrdia Urbana (city police) and the Fire Service Barcelona wants to set an example of safe, peaceful, community coexistence.

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