This week in Jerusalem

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September 1, 2016 18:38
Meir Turgeman

Meir Turgeman, one of the mayor’s deputies, wants to widen the scope of those eligible for the title of Yakir Yerushalayim. (photo credit: MARC ISRAEL SELLEM)

Well-deserving honorees

A good idea or a political move toward potential supporters? An interesting initiative by Deputy Mayor Meir Turgeman, head of the local planning and construction committee, aims to make worthy residents who do not have academic degrees eligible for the title of Yakir Yerushalayim (Distinguished Citizen).


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