View of Jerusalem 370.
(photo credit: Marc Israel Sellem/The Jerusalem Post)
In preparation for the Formula 1 show on Thursday and Friday, some Jerusalem
streets will be closed.
The traffic routes to be closed: Hatzanchanim
Street from Zaks Street junction southbound, Tzahal Square tunnel in both
directions, Hativat Yerushalayim, Jaffa Gate, Hebron Road from Hashmona’it
junction northbound, Yitzhak Kariv Street, King David Street, Agron Street from
Paris Square eastbound, David Remez Street, Keren Hayesod Street from Shalom
Alechem Street junction southbound, Jabotinsky Street from Palomar Square to
Yitzhak Elhanan Street, Bethlehem Road between Emek Refaim and King David
Alternate traffic routes from north to south:
From south to north: Hebron
Road–Miriam Hahashmonait–Bethlehem Road–Emek Refaim–Martin Luther King–Yitzhak
Elhanan–Shalom Alechem–Keren Hayesod.
Also, Menachem Begin Avenue (Route
Parking will not be allowed on the following streets: Hebron Road
between Navon Square and Hativat Yerushalayim, David Remez Street and King David
Also, the Liberty Bell parking lot and part of the Train Station
parking lot will be closed.
The Mamilla and Karta parking lots will be
closed on both days. Any cars parked on those streets will be towed.
public is requested to use the light rail or special shuttles designated for
arrivals to the area of the show.
Free shuttles will run from Teddy
Parking Lot and Kiryat Hale’om Parking Lot to the area of the show on Thursday
Public transportation: disruptions are expected on public
transportation lines around the city. For details on each line, call
For additional details: municipal line 106 or (02) 531-4600.