Shaking up the shuk
The iconic market is at the heart of Jerusalem's downtown revival.
By ARIEH O'SULLIVAN/THE MEDIA LINE
July 28, 2011 12:17
Other Jaffa Road residents hope to reproduce shuk's success..
(photo credit: Marc Israel Sellem)
Like many major cities, downtown Jerusalem has seen its urban decay and flight
to the suburbs.The main thoroughfare, Jaffa Road, was ripped up to lay
the tracks for a light rail that has been years overdue, and it’s been a
struggle for businesses to survive.
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