Metro services to run all night on the eve of Sant Joan

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.


Mobility scooters get access to public transport

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.


Urban planning and gender: for a more egalitarian city

Barcelona Metròpolis. Have you given any thought to how women and men use the city? The dossier Urban planning and gender proposes how to rethink the city to balance between women and men both productive and care-giving tasks.


Traffic wardens to become officers of competent authority

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.


First step towards resuming work at La Sagrera

Infrastructures. Even though work has resumed on the drainage system before the start of summer, pressure to get work under way again on the foundations for the Sant Andreu Comtal station in 2017 remains firm.


MUV, improving sustainable MOBILITY through technological innovation

The Municipal Institute of Informatics (IMI) recently participated in the kick-off of the European Mobility Urban Values ​​(MUV) project in Palermo, Italy


More bike lanes in Les Corts

Bike lanes. The city’s bike lane network grows with new routes and connections, guaranteeing safe bike mobility in the district of Les Corts.


Minimum services for the metro strike on Monday 19 June

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).

Plaça Dones Nou Barris

The Plaça de les Dones de Nou Barris pays homage to the feminist struggle

Urban planning and gender. The green space was designed in conjunction with local organisations and social movements in the neighbourhood of Les Roquetes as a new meeting point to foster community life.


The offensive against pollution begins

Pollution. Restrictions on vehicles during pollution episodes will apply as from 1 December this year, except for vehicles used by people with reduced mobility, emergency services, medical staff and funeral services.