Uncategorized 21/06/2017 at 15:44 h.
Mobility. As from 26 June a pilot scheme means people with reduced mobility and who have authorised mobility scooters can use the metro and bus networks the same way wheelchair users do.
Mobilitat. Strike action is planned for three time periods, during the morning and afternoon rush hours (40% of services running) and in the evening (20% of regular services).
Participation. Experts from home and abroad will be taking part in a conference in Barcelona looking at the virtues and complexities of new models and direct mechanisms for citizen participation.
City Council. The recognition is the result of a modification to the by-law on traffic and pedestrians and means the word of traffic wardens will prevail over others in the case of incidents or court cases.
Municipal. The quarterly barometer shows that for the first time ever tourism is the main concern among the population, even though people are aware of what the municipal government is doing about it.
Tourism. The new observatory, driven by Barcelona City Council, Barcelona Provincial Council and the Barcelona Tourist Consortium, will collect and analyse data to help towards more balanced management of the social and economic wealth of tourism.
Mobility. The metro will operate non-stop from 5 am on Friday 23 June, the day of the celebration, through until midnight on Sunday 25 June.
Tourism. The extra funds from the tourist tax will be used entirely for new measures to offset the negative impact of tourism in the city.