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A view towards the dense, chaotic skyline of Gush Dan
Israel's choice- concrete canyons or a more creative design process

With the increasing population Israel must postulate whether it wants to create nothing but building in an attempt to keep up with population growth or find a more creative idea.

By BEN DANSKER
28/01/2020
Jerusalem Mayor Moshe Lion surprises even his harshest critics

Municipal Affairs: One year since the new mayor opened the door to his office in Safra Square in downtown Jerusalem, he has begun putting into place the policies he envisioned.

Jerusalem Mayor Moshe Lion delivers on campaign promises

For all of his successes, there are also a few simmering issues of the secular-hareidi divide that he has so far cautiously kept his distance from.

14/03/2019
Strikes ahead?

Chairman of the municipality Avichai Avraham assumed the chairmanship three years ago, seeking to improve employee conditions without resorting to sanctions and strikes.

07/03/2019
HAREDIM GATHER en masse in Bnei Brak. Is their leadership’s political model sustainable?
What is the most densely populated city in Israel?

Bnei Brak is the most densely populated city in Israel.

Technology. (Illustrative)
Justice Ministry: Guard ‘smart cities’ privacy

With the government requiring the move toward digitizing services and providing substantial incentives, the authority is reminding cities of the pitfalls they must address during the transition.

Matanya Harow, the youngest candidate running for municipal council in the October 30 local races in
Youngest council candidate running in Efrat

Harow said that if elected, his goals would be helping second-generation Efrat residents stay in Efrat, developing the local tourism industry.

18/10/2018
This week in Jerusalem

Peggy Cidor’s round-up of city affairs

22/08/2018
Chart of Businesses which Received Hazardous Materials Permit, by County
Caution – dangerous materials

Industries sometimes use materials that have a negative impact on workers’ health and the environment.

By LIOR REGEV
09/08/2018
Grandiose planning

Ignorance, personal ambition and ineptitude have inevitably led many mayors to support grandiose planning.

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