Democratic City

26/07/2017 - 14:19

Raising the shutters!

Commerce. Fourteen empty premises in Ciutat Vella will fill with local commerce via a public competition to combat gentrification and the commercial monoculture of bars, restaurants...

25/07/2017 - 14:37

From the centre of Barcelona to the Zona Franca by bike

Mobility. A new 500 metre section of bike lane allows cyclists and pedestrians to get past the Ronda Litoral ring road and access the port.

24/07/2017 - 13:37

Three buildings acquired to avoid residents being forced out of El Raval

Right to housing. The 41 homes in the three buildings in C/ Lancaster will become part of the city’s public housing stock.

04/07/2017 - 20:36

Improvements to inter-urban public transport

Mobility. As many as 38 bus services will benefit from a two-way bus lane in Av. Meridiana, cutting journey times by up to 8 minutes.

Plecs contractació
04/07/2017 - 17:32

Improvements to online participation

Public procurement. The tender process for the design and implementation of improvements to the website is now open, guaranteeing the use of open code and featuring...

Façana Ajuntament Barcelona
03/07/2017 - 19:09

Changes to the political structure of the First Deputy Mayor’s Office

City Council. Laura Pérez, Councillor for Feminism and LGBTI, also takes on the role of Councillor for International Relations, while Álvaro Porro takes over from Jordi Via as...

03/07/2017 - 18:01

More public works this summer to get the city into shape

Urban planning. Different work this summer is designed to improve the city’s ring roads, boost sustainable mobility, improve access at some stations and remodel and pave different...

17/05/2017 - 16:52

The Network of Municipalities for the Social and Solidarity Economy is formalised

New economic model. This municipal alliance backs a transformational socio-economic model which reduces social and territorial inequalities and achieves well-being for people.

17/05/2017 - 12:18

Call for the state to control vehicle emissions and prevent tampering

Pollution. The municipal governments of Barcelona and Madrid and 400 ecology entities all call on the state to vote in favour of the new European regulations on the homologation and...

16/05/2017 - 13:40

Energy advice points prevent services being cut off in over 1,500 cases

Energy rights. The service has attended to nearly 3,000 people, helping to process 253 social discounts and 314 modifications to contracted power levels.