Traffic changes for the capital

Motorists and city residents should expected massive traffic congestion in central Jerusalem starting Wednesday morning for the three-day visit of US President George W. Bush. Police urge the public to avoid the area around King David Street altogether. STREET CLOSURES:Tentative schedule for street closures in central Jerusalem around King David Street for Bush's visit. Wednesday January 9 10:00 a.m. street closed 9:00 p.m. streets opened Thursday January 10 6:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. streets closed 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. streets closed Friday January 11 6:00-11:00 a.m. streets closed NO PARKING: From Tuesday night, no parking will be allowed on the following streets: Gaza, Rupin, King David, Agron and Jabotinsky. Any vehicle parked on these streets will be towed to a special lot to be set up in the city's Teddy Stadium. POLICE HOTLINE: 1-700-506-677 with real-time updates on closures