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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  • Evan K
    Evan K  5 hours ago +1

    I love this. America NEEDS to implement this.

  • David Kesterson
    David Kesterson  19 hours ago

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

  • eckiuME23
    eckiuME23  20 hours ago

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

  • lara
    lara  2 days ago

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

  • Kai Gaming
    Kai Gaming  4 days ago

    I just say more bike lanes trams, Metros, trains to connect other citys and the suburbs

  • Dhaval Barad
    Dhaval Barad  4 days ago

    We don’t need these plan, we have guns, do you wanna see them shooting each other?

  • Sepia Squirrel 46

    By the way, I would like to know what your music source is especially for that outro sequence at 5:16

  • Alex Curioso
    Alex Curioso  5 days ago

    They should mention our awfull and incompetent city mayor and also uncontrolled inmigration thanks to which the crime rate in Barcelona has risen very high in terms of european standards.

  • Enric Rivero
    Enric Rivero  6 days ago

    Catalunya, the new Marroc

  • Colin Johnston
    Colin Johnston  6 days ago

    What is the track used on the outro sequence on this video from 5:16 - 5:30 ?

  • mr. kasbah
    mr. kasbah  7 days ago

    This Whould work, just look at downtown st.Augustine

  • Amg Lover
    Amg Lover  7 days ago

    Nah I like cars and going places you know?

  • Adapa
    Adapa  7 days ago

    Agenda 21.

  • PIcoAirBearings
    PIcoAirBearings  7 days ago

    It’s your right to have your car taken away

  • Pol Isern
    Pol Isern  7 days ago

    Flamenco in Barcelona= Texan country in NY :_)

  • Phree Spirit
    Phree Spirit  7 days ago

    I thank you ❄️

  • Tyler woodring
    Tyler woodring  7 days ago

    gotta add cars to the list of basic human things to fight for what is this world becoming...

  • AS W
    AS W  7 days ago

    Vitoria gasteiz is not located in the north west of Barcelona. It s literally in the north west f the whole country....

  • llVIU
    llVIU  7 days ago

    ''less cars'' how about stop crying and advance society. Better roads, better infrastructure. This is like saying ''the electricity bill is high so we should stop using electricity'' okay first we get rid of cars, then we get rid of motorcycles, then no more cycling, then no more walking. Heck, we should bring back good old horse riding. Because we're too incompetent to deal with the logistics of traffic. We need to save all our money into wars, not infrastructure!

  • Tnert Nesor
    Tnert Nesor  7 days ago

    One way to have less cars is to have less people