Decision : 32 COM 7B.108
Works of Antoni Gaudí (Spain) (C 320 bis)

The World Heritage Committee,

1. Having examined Document WHC-08/32.COM/7B.Add,

2. Requests the State Party to halt the construction of the tunnel section in the vicinity of the Church of the Sagrada Familia and to consider changing the route of the proposed high-speed train tunnel so as to avoid any potential adverse impact on the structural stability of the Church;

3. Also requests the State Party to submit to the World Heritage Centre, by 1 February 2009, a detailed report on the measures taken to ensure the protection of the World Heritage property for examination by the World Heritage Committee at its 33rd session in 2009.

 Decisions Report
Context of Decision
Themes: Conservation
States Parties: Spain
Year: 2008
Decision Code: 32 COM 7B.108