Uncategorized 26/04/2017 at 19:31 h.
Innovation. Collaboration with Elisava to look further into the application of design to help with urban, social and economic advances in the city.
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.
Tax. This year’s campaign, which runs until 30 June, increases the percentage of grants to 75% and raises the limit for annual incomes for households which qualify.
Uncategorized 19/04/2017 at 16:21 h.
Traditions. Sant Jordi sees the streets fill with flowers and books in a people’s celebration. Nearly 5,000 stalls will be selling books and roses this year.
Money raised by the tourist tax will be used to improve access routes to the park, signage and the publication of a book and map of the mountain range.
Archives. The exhibition on the background of the History Archive of the City of Barcelona opens, the central act marking its centenary.
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.
Uncategorized 20/04/2017 at 09:56 h.
Taxa turística. The boost to network bus services in summer, improvements to squares in Gràcia and the Collserola Natural Park will all be funded with money raised by the tourist tax.
Participation. The new regulations for citizen participation, initially approved, look to boost the political influence of the public via multi-consultations and the presentation of citizen initiatives.
Mobility. The bus service is to be beefed up this summer, especially on the lines that go to the beach and city centre and to ensure that service intervals remain between 6 and 10 minutes on work days.