Mercat de Sant Antoni, Comte Borrell

The new Mercat de Sant Antoni opens in April 2018

Markets. The new market will open once work concludes in the surrounding area, which includes traffic calming in C/ Tamarit and C/ Comte Borrell and turning the junction into a square.

Weekend: Grand finale for the Sagrada Família local festival

Festivities and culture. Local residents in the Sagrada Família neighbourhood have prepared thirty different activities to round off their local festival, with something for everyone.
Audiència Pública Gràcia

The public audience with the city’s youth reaches its final stage

Participation. Before the collective act on 23 May, students from the participating districts will read out their proposals to councillors on the reception of refugees at a neighbourhood level.
Mercat de Sant Antoni i entorn.

A large pedestrianised island to pacify the area around the Mercat de Sant Antoni

Urban planning. The first stage of action affects C/ Tamarit along the stretch between C/ Comte Borrell and C/ Comte d’Urgell, and the latter, along the stretch between C/ Tamarit and C/ Manso.

Technology features in all ten city districts for Mobile Week BCN

MWeekBCN. The programme of parallel and prior activities for the Mobile World Congress has been boosted.

The Vincles programme for the elderly spreads to more neighbourhoods

Elderly people. As from July this initiative to combat emotional and social loneliness among the over 65s will be extended to all neighbourhoods in the districts of L’Eixample and Sant Martí.
XXII Audiència Pública al Nois i Noies de Barcelona

Barcelona’s youth call for greater political commitment to take in refugees

Participation. The 22nd edition of the audience with the city’s youth saw youngsters from primary schools, secondary schools, baccalaureate courses and special education tell municipal groups about their ideas on building ‘Barcelona, Refuge City’.
Jaume Collboni BCN Districte Cultural

Barcelona Districte Cultural takes arts and culture to the neighbourhoods

Culture. The Barcelona Districte Cultural project offers two editions this year (in May and June and again in the autumn) and includes 20 arts proposals and 88 performances at 13 local cultural centres.

Family reunification strengthens neighbourhood roots

Diversity. Over the last year the New Families service has attended to 2,266 families, mainly from people from Pakistan, India, Bangladesh, Nepal, Philippines and China.
Mobile Week

Debates and artistic creations to reflect on the impact of the digital world

Technology.Ten young artists have produced artistic creations around Barcelona’s ten city districts to show their vision of digitalisation and the transformational power of new technologies.

Agreement to move the Model prison and the Trinitat Vella open prison to the Zona Franca

Facilities. City Council is to provide two sites for the Government of Catalonia to build two new prisons and free up space for facilities, social housing and green areas in L’Eixample and Sant Andreu.