The City Council has activated the Emergency Plan after the terrorist attack on la Rambla

The City Council of Barcelona has activated the Emergency Basic Municipal Plan for Multiple Victims Incidents after the massive outrage that has taken place this afternoon on Rambla of Barcelona.

Fewer illegal tourist flats in Barcelona

Tourism. In just one year the number of cessation orders and sanction proceedings to put an end to the supply of illegal tourist flats has nearly tripled.

Everything is in hand for the Gràcia Festival

Society. Everything is in hand to celebrate the bicentenary of the Festa Major de Gràcia.

Snapshot of the city’s neighbourhoods

Neighbourhoods. The annual report offers a snapshot of the economic and social make-up of Barcelona’s neighbourhoods.

More bike lanes for sustainable mobility

Mobility. Thirty two new bike lanes are to be created in the city in the next few months, moving towards sustainable and active mobility.

Palm trees make a return to Barcelona!

Ecology. This summer, 117 palm trees are to be planted around 30 different locations in the city.

New bus lanes on the Meridiana to improve collective mobility

Mobility. To new bus lanes are open on Avinguda Meridiana that reduce the time for getting into the city in the rush hour by up to eight minutes.

Civic officers in all city districts

Coexistence. A new intake of 24 officers sees the service reach the entire city.

Disruptions to traffic from 11 to 13 August

Mobility. A summary of works which imply disruptions to traffic in Barcelona from 11 to 13 August.
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Limited routes for Segways for commercial use in Ciutat Vella

Mobility. Personal mobility vehicles being used commercially will have to stick to set routes around Ciutat Vella.

Love the city like you love your dog

Ecology. The district of Sant Andreu is aiming to make dog owners more responsible for cleaning up dog dirt and urine in order to keep streets cleaner.

Virtual reality reaches Tibidabo

Leisure. Tibidabo Amusement Park is backing innovation and the most pioneering technology with the new Virtual Express ride.