Neighborhood Watch: Scaling up

The municipality hopes that a new neighborhood in Hadera will raise the city’s socioeconomic level.

Photo by: Courtesy Hadera Municipality
Hadera, located midway between Tel Aviv and Haifa, stands astride the Haifa-Tel Aviv railway line and main highway, as does its neighbor to the north, Binyamina. However, only Binyamina has become something of a favorite with young professional families.

This is an excellent location for professionals, since it enables them to easily get to work anywhere along the coastal strip, the economic powerhouse of the country. But while Binyamina has become the abode of the rich and the beautiful, Hadera has remained something of a backwater.

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