Uncategorized 23/06/2017 at 16:01 h.
Municipal. The quarterly barometer shows that for the first time ever tourism is the main concern among the population, even though people are aware of what the municipal government is doing about it.
Popular festivals. The neighbourhood of Sant Pere, Santa Caterina i la Ribera is holding its local festival. Summer brings festivals in the old quarter and the neighbourhood of La Marina, the first big event being a popular celebration for Sant Joan.
Urban planning. The proposal which will define the future urban design for Vallcarca optimises the neighbourhood’s existing resources, particularly infrastructures, as well as preserving the local identity and historical heritage.
Strategy. Halfway through the current term of office, the First Deputy Mayor, Gerardo Pisarello, details the city model to be developed between now and 2025, calling for collaboration from the economic, business and academic communities.
Mobility. The metro will operate non-stop from 5 am on Friday 23 June, the day of the celebration, through until midnight on Sunday 25 June.
Poblenou. The demolition of the Sant Bernat Calbó church means a transformation and new facilities for the school.
Ecologia. Barcelona is joining in with the initiative with visits and activities on efficiency, savings and energy sovereignty.
Music. Music in the Parks fills the city’s green spaces with evening concerts in the summer.
Exhibitions. The exhibitions ‘Somnis refugiats’ is on in Pl. Glòries on 10 June as part of World Refugee Day.
Film. This series of free film returns from June to September, organised by the Councillor’s Office for Feminism and LGBTI.
Festes. The Festa Major de la Marina, otherwise known as the Bacanals de Barcelona, is back over the weekend of Sant Joan.
Festivals. The new arts festival for L’Eixample, the Tangent, is on until 27 July.
Cinema. The open-air film series returns to the Cotxeres de Sants on Thursdays in June and July.
Routes. The Jardí Botànic de Barcelona offers visitors a chance to stroll around four continents in a setting unique for its architecture and landscape.