New web site to foster the adoption of animals

Since Monday, April 29th, is already available on the City Council its new website Adopta bcn, a space that aims to facilitate the adoption of animals and promote responsible pet ownership. The new website aims to meet the growing awareness and concern towards the welfare of society, the rights and protection of pets.

Adoptabcn web site


The Department of Environment aims to manage quality and sustainability criteria for the provision of urban services and the maintenance of the environment and lead the commitments to improve the environment and combat climate change by sustainable quality of life of citizens.

It is organized by environmental domains (Cycle of Water, Energy and Environmental Quality, Green Spaces, and Cleaning and Waste Management), Services (Environmental Education, Investment and Road Space, Knowledge Management, Resource Management). The cross in its municipal services ensures global progress towards a more sustainable city.

Diary of Environment

Enter into the web site of the Factory of the Sun!

The equipment of information and environmental education, placed in the antique offices of the Catalan factory of Gas, uses its web site for the first time this Tuesday 19th March.

A walk through Barcelona water features

The "Fountains of Barcelona, paths of water" program promoted by Medi Ambient i Serveis Urbans offers visits of the water features and a web page with information about the city's fountains.

NOTICE: Affectations in the Magic Fountain for the Mercè festival

The Magic Fountain and the fountain pools of the avenue Maria Cristina will see their functioning altered before and during the Mercè festival.

Barcelona's drinking fountains, on your mobile!

The Fonts Bcn app allows you to locate any of the city's 1,600 drinking-water fountains.

For autumn, the Magic Fountain will be including jazz choreographies

From Sunday, October 12th, until Thursday, November 27th, the Montjuic Magic Fountain will include jazz in the musical line-up as a way to coincide with the 46th Voll-Damm International Jazz Festival of Barcelona.

New summer choreographies at the Magic Fountain

This summer, the Magic Fountain debuts new choreography to the most current hits, do not miss it!

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News of Environment

Barcelona Nord bus station reduces energy consumption by 40%

The station has been installed with a geothermal energy system that will generate annual savings of 70,000 euros.

Barcelona rings in the New Year 2015 with a great show featuring music, light and fireworks

For the second consecutive year, 70,000 people packed Avinguda Reina Maria Cristina to welcome in the New Year.

Video 'Barcelona Inspires the best New Year's Eve'

The street tree search engine, a tool for professionals and the general public

There are more than 150 types of trees on Barcelona's streets. They add different kinds of foliage, different colours and different scents, helping to give our streets an identity while improving the environment. Now, using the street tree search engine, you can find out about this part of the city's heritage.

The Magic Fountain will not be operating for approximately one month for improvements and maintenance

From the 7th of January to the 26th of February the Magic Fountain will not be putting on its normal performances in order to carry out annual maintenance tasks.

Sarrià-Sant Gervasi opens the new Doctor Roig i Raventós Gardens

The renovation of the gardens includes improvements in accessibility and lighting, and the creation of a vegetable backdrop to make a plant barrier.

Mercè 2014 in The Magic Fountain

The Magic Fountain and Maria Cristina Avenue will also be part of the line-up for the 2014 Mercè festival. So don't miss out!

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Barcelona Inspires the best New Year's Eve #Barcelona2015

Distinguished web pages

  • Piece of Advice of City

  • Strategic Plan of Tourism of the City of Barcelona

  • Moving in bicycle

  • online formalities

  • Adopta Bcn

  • School routes

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