The Jerusalem Municipality is expected to announce new municipal borders on Wednesday, which are expected to expand the city towards the west or the south. The expansion is not expected to be controversial areas over the 1967 Green Line.
The municipality refused to release details about the expansion before the press conference on Wednesday afternoon, but City Councilor Meir Margalit (Meretz), said he believed the city would be incorporating Kibbutz Ramat Rahel. The kibbutz is a separate entity from Jerusalem, despite being surrounded on all sides by the Jerusalem municipality.
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