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The Ronda del Mig gets friendlier and safer

Mobility. The remodelling work along Travessera de Dalt, between Pl. Lesseps and C/ Escorial, means more pavement space and less traffic.
Carrers guarnits a la Festa Major de Gràcia 2015

Gràcia prepares 400 acts to mark the bicentenary of its local festival

Popular festivals. The bicentenary celebrations start on 2 May with an exhibition at L’Envelat, keep the central programme for mid-August and offer a programme running through until the end of May 2018.
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.
Sant Medir a Gràcia

Weekend: Sweets, high excitement and solidarity!

Popular culture. The Vila de Gràcia neighbourhood celebrates Sant Medir, the “sweetest festival of the year”.

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.
Torre de les Aigües

Cool off in L’Eixample and at the Creueta del Coll this summer!

Facilities. The mini-beach in L’Eixample is open again this summer, offering a chance to take a dip in the heart of the city, as is the lake in the Parc de la Creueta del Coll, offering activities such as canoeing.
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.

Pedestrians to get priority in seven streets in Gràcia

Urban planning. The aim is to make Barcelona a safer and more sustainable city.