jerusalem neighborhoods

Jerusalem to get a lake and a massive new park

The plan for the new park in Kiryat Hayovel includes an artificial lake, game facilities, bicycle trails and many green spaces.

By ZEV STUB
09/06/2020
‘Lion of Judah’ donated by evangelical leaders finds a home in Jerusalem

It took some years to find an appropriate location before it was finally installed in the Bloomfield Gardens.

Bringing Herzl home

A salute to Chaplain Rabbi Oscar Mike Lifshutz who arranged Zionist visionary Theodor Herzl's re-burial in Jerusalem's Mount Herzl in August 1949.

By DAVID GEFFEN
15/08/2019
Goodbye organic garbage...

Over the past decade, an increasing number of composters have been springing up in public parks, building courtyards, and private homes in Jerusalem.

By LIOR REGEV
28/02/2018
Smotrich to ‘Post’: Elkin’s plan is one step before dividing Jerusalem

The plan now faces hurdles in light of changes to Basic Law: Jerusalem.

12/01/2018
Knesset to vote on bill to allow separating neighborhoods from Jerusalem

Many of the residents of these districts are originally from the Old City and surrounding neighborhoods.

31/12/2017
The security barrier seen in Kafr Aqab, Jerusalem, November 2017
Knesset panel advances bill that to allow cutting off neighborhoods from Jerusalem

Critics of the plan say a new poor and weak municipality would not solve the problems that the strong Jerusalem Municipality has failed to solve over the past decade.

28/11/2017
Jerusalem mayor
Barkat: I will not support plan to cut off Arab neighborhoods from Jerusalem

Instead of cutting them off, Barkat said to deal with the demographics issue they should attract people to come settle in the city, not separate neighborhoods off from it.

27/11/2017
Facing east - Rethinking Jerusalem geography

In terms of the values of the socioeconomic index, the east Jerusalem neighborhoods are similar to the distinctive haredi neighborhoods in Jerusalem.

By DAFNA SHEMER
18/11/2017
har homa
New construction begins in east Jerusalem neighborhood

1600 new housing units will be built in east Jerusalem's Givat HaMatos neighborhood.

16/10/2017
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