Environment

Parque da Cidade and Jardim do Passeio Alegre among the best in the world

The Parque da Cidade and Jardim do Passeio Alegre, both supervised by the Municipality of Porto, are once again recognized by the Green Flag Award programme – an award given to the best urban parks and green spaces in the world.

The European Commission selected Porto to take part in the Mission Adaptation to Climate Change

The European Commission selected Porto to take part in the Mission Adaptation to Climate Change, placing it back at the forefront of cities with better environmental policies.

Municipality leads by example of collective commitment of Porto Climate Pact

There are 183 signatures with a collective commitment from now on: the defence of the present and future of the planet regarding climate changes.

Decarbonisation is a highlighted topic in the 2021 Sustainable Development Report

During Monday’s public meeting, the Municipal Executive got to know the 2021 Sustainable Development Report, which highlights the subject of “Climate change, energy efficiency and decarbonisation”.

Expansion of the organic waste collection project reaches more than 12 thousand families

The Porto Municipality's pioneering organic harvesting project takes another step in the strategy of reaching practically the entire city by the end of 2023.

The refurbished Parque de São Roque opens with one more hectare of green area

Following the municipal strategy for the increase of green areas in the city, the Porto City Hall invested more than 1.4 million euros in the extension and enhancement works of the green space located in the eastern part of the city.

Palácio de Cristal restores the colour of its Jardim do “Buxo”

In addition to the recuperation of the vegetation layer, there was also an intervention at pavement level.