06/05/2015 - 16:27

A 400 million euro budget for Barcelona’s local train network

Mobility. The Minister for Public Works confirmed the investment as part of a 3 year plan to modernise services and stations.

04/05/2015 - 16:46

A call to the city’s cyclists to wear helmets.

Mobility. The RACC and the City Council have started an awareness campaign to promote the use of helmets.

28/04/2015 - 14:23

All set for summer

Safety. Barcelona is preparing its summer operation to help ensure citizens’ co-existence.

27/04/2015 - 13:19

Work gets underway on the tunnels at Pl. Glòries

Public works. The first section links c/ Castillejos and c/ Badajoz and will be 508 metres long.

App Bicing
23/04/2015 - 13:53

The new Bicing app means points and lots of fun

Mobility. The app rewards healthy and sustainable behaviour and awards points which can be exchanged for gifts.

14/04/2015 - 11:17

Routes around Les Corts, on mobile phones

Smart City. ‘Les rutes de les Corts’ is a new app for discovering hidden spots in the district and can now be downloaded.

13/04/2015 - 13:51

Rules on terraces in the Diagonal allow for a single row of tables

City planning. A limit to the number of tables is planned, with a minimum 4.5 metre wide space for circulation. No plant pots or screens will be allowed.

13/04/2015 - 13:34

El Prat airport commemorates the victims of the airline disaster in the Alps

Tribute. The floral tribute was made by the Spanish, German and French foreign ministers and the vice president of the Government of Catalonia.

24/03/2015 - 21:50

Barcelona pays tribute to the victims of the airline tragedy in the Alps

Emergencies. Three days of mourning have been declared and a minute’s silence was held at midday Wednesday in the Pl. Sant Jaume. 51 victims have been confirmed as Spanish nationals.

22/03/2015 - 14:19

Reforms to the Diagonal will reach Glòries

City planning. Work will be carried out in two phases. The first stage will reach Passeig Sant Joan and will take 10 months.