Superblocks: How Barcelona is taking city streets back from cars

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  • Published on:  Tuesday, September 27, 2016
  • Modern cities are designed for cars. But the city of Barcelona is testing out an urban design trick that can give cities back to pedestrians.

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  • fireoil


     3 days ago

    Where is Paris ? The city is taking city streets back from city streets

  • Macadoodle123


     7 days ago

    Oh where was I? BARCELONA

  • Utkarssh B

    Utkarssh B

     7 days ago

    Fishes are used to water
    Ok, Imma keep my fish in a Cage now

  • Ultra Trump

    Ultra Trump

     14 days ago +1

    European are very smart 👍😉

  • Miguel Baca Deza

    Miguel Baca Deza

     14 days ago

    No, it can work in most American cities because of low density....

  • CifIcare


     14 days ago

    You want to live where there is no traffic? Live in a small town.

  • Shami Jutt

    Shami Jutt

     14 days ago

    My dream city is barcelona i love it 😍
    And my brother live in barcelona from five years ago ..... I
    lahore pakistan 🇵🇰

  • ROHIT Khaitan

    ROHIT Khaitan

     14 days ago

    Come to India, you'll see what REAL CONGESTION is!

  • x dany

    x dany

     14 days ago +1

    the solution is ban cars lol

  • Mah Men

    Mah Men

     14 days ago

    By the years passes that plan will be impossible to make

  • Mah Men

    Mah Men

     14 days ago

    That plan should start early as possible or it will be impossible to achive

  • Here Comes the Voyage

    Here Comes the Voyage

     14 days ago +1

    In Europe, there are much more space for the pedestrians for sure.

  • Tacit Worm

    Tacit Worm

     21 days ago

    DC has these blocks too. Oh wait. Never mind, it’s just faster to walk everywhere because of the constant traffic jams.

  • Raul J

    Raul J

     21 days ago


  • Tweexi


     21 days ago +1

    2019: This man needs to know about Superblocks!

  • 阴道美国人


     21 days ago

    American people will destoy themselve

  • Evan K

    Evan K

     21 days ago +1

    I love this. America NEEDS to implement this.

  • David Kesterson

    David Kesterson

     21 days ago

    americans? give up cars??? HA not you'll have to pry them from their cold dead hands

  • eckiuME23


     21 days ago

    At first glance I thought this had something to do with Judge Dred. Megacity 1, Mega city blocks, chocking, convulsing.

  • lara


     21 days ago

    Amsterdam hs been doing it for years and you have the best roads as a cyclist