Mercabarna, 50 aniversari, Acte inaugural

Mercabarna celebrates its 50th anniversary

Mercabarna. The inaugural act for the 50th anniversary of the wholesale food market kicks off celebrations which include different actions to explain the relevance of the facility.
Ronda de Dalt rondes

The first phase to cover the Ronda de Dalt starts in the summer

Urban planning. Work will start in July and cover the section between the Mercat de la Vall d’Hebron and the Institute de la Vall d’Hebron, in the neighbourhoods of Sant Genís dels Agudells and La Teixonera.

New policies to boost agro-ecological farming and the sale of local produce

Food sovereignty. The new municipal strategy aims to steer the city towards food sovereignty.

Barcelona joins the European network of cities which publicly manage water

Water cycle. On the eve of World Water Day on 22 March, the City Council is backing the public management model and exchange of experiences between cities, social operators and entities, ecologists and academics.
Mercat del Born, Born. Memòries d'un mercat, Exposició

An exhibition to uphold the memory of the Mercat del Born

Memory. ‘Born. Memòria d’un mercat’ covers the history and activity at the market, as well as calling for citizens to contribute with records, experiences and images.
Presentació associació municipis gestió pública aigua

Seven metropolitan municipalities unite to defend public water management

Ecology. The network, open to other municipalities and entities, is made up of Barcelona, Badalona, Cerdanyola del Vallès, El Prat de Llobregat, Sabadell, Santa Coloma de Gramenet and Terrassa.

Official visit to Hong Kong and Shenzhen to attract Chinese companies and investment

International promotion. An institutional delegation headed by Jaume Collboni is starting an economic and cultural visit to China to strengthen the international promotion of Barcelona.
Nou Barris

A boost for labour insertion among young people with mental disorders

Employment. The support centres will start operating in May and provide help for 150 young people between the ages of 16 and 35 in the districts of Sant Andreu, Sant Martí and Nou Barris.
Inici de la tramitació de normes de participació

More channels to boost the participation and political influence of the public

Participation. The process is under way to introduce the new legislative project for citizen participation, which envisages annual multi-consultations and a boost for the presentation of citizen initiatives.
Conclusions de la Comissió de la candidatura als Jocs d'Hivern

Barcelona will not be a candidate for the Winter Olympics 2026

Sport. The commission to study the candidacy leaves the door open to a possible bid to host future editions.

How to control and reduce energy consumption

Energy. Coinciding with World Consumer Rights Day on 15 March, the OMIC is offering two free workshops on consumers’ energy rights.