The doors of La Model open, never to be closed again

Memory. The former prison is to be transformed into a space for public use, with a stable programme of activities.

Weekend: Tres Tombs for Sant Antoni, homage to rumba and an audio-visual festival for young people

Free time. The city’s oldest procession and blessing of animals is back, El Raval pays homage to Catalan rumba and the Reteena festival rounds off at the Fabra i Coats with workshops and activities for youngsters.

Getting everywhere by bike

Bicycle. Additions and improvements to the city’s cycling infrastructure, currently consisting of 184 km of bike lanes, have helped boost the use of the bicycle.

The Mercat del Ninot remembers those deported to Nazi camps

Memory. A commemorative plaque pays homage to Eliseu Villalba, a former sub-director at the market and survivor of the Mauthausen concentration camp.

Work gets under way on the temporary Abaceria Central market

Markets. Work is under way to build the provisional market, which will be located in Pg. Sant Joan.

Sant Andreu to get two new covered basketball courts in the spring

Facilities. Work on the new multi-purpose sports facility started at the end of December and will conclude in April.

A connected tram system means more resources for public transport

Public transport. Calculations point to a profit of 64 million euros, thanks to a 107% increase in users, more than doubling the current volume.

Demand for the Catalan government to pay its 42 million euro debt for nursery schools

Nursery schools. The quantity corresponds to subsidies meant for municipal nursey schools since 2013.

Zero tolerance towards sexual abuse and maltreatment of children

Childhood. Different administrations and institutions are to work together to improve prevention policies and responses to any cases which may arise.
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Using water more efficiently to combat drought

Drought. A new protocol sets out specific action to save water in the event of drought, without restricting basic services.

When fascism bombed the innovative Escola del Mar

Memory. Various schools in Ciutat Vella and Horta-Guinardó took part in acts in memory of the Escola del Mar.

A comprehensive snapshot to make the city accessible for all

Acessibility. The recruitment of 38 people with functional diversity means the analysis of accessibility in Barcelona can be culminated.