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This week in Jerusalem: No more stink

A weekly round-up of city affairs.


Sinkhole opens in Hod Hasharon parking lot

After an initial inspection of the building, it was discovered that several beams that hold the building up have been removed and there is a danger of it collapsing.

View of the construction site of 'Mechir Lamishtaken' at Armon Hanatziv neighborhood in Jerusalem on

Jerusalem street construction forces a synagogue to close - opinion

The city has created a mess in carrying out its expressed desire to make things better for residents and drivers. In addition, this situation repeats itself in other locations as well.

Is there enough parking in Jerusalem?

Only 30% of drivers in Tel Aviv think there is adequate parking in their neighborhood. That rises to 32% Petah Tikva, 34% in Rishon Lezion, 39% in Haifa, 40% in Jerusalem 40%, and 42% in Netanya.

An Akira passenger plane from Tel Aviv lands in front of the Jerusalem airport terminal at Atarot, 1

Jerusalem launches Waze-linked parking website for tourists, olim

A round up of this week's events from Jerusalem: the city has launched a website to help visitors park, and has moved the driving test center away from an area with children crossing.

A parking attendant writes a ticket in front of parked cars in Zurich, Switzerland

Israeli defense engineers create technology for ticket-free parking

The founders want to use their military engineering experience to create smart cities, in which free spaces can be easily identified and paid for, saving drivers time and avoiding fines.

Victor Katan arrives at court

Ramle parking lot shooter Victor Katan indicted for murder

Seventy-four-year-old Victor Katan shot his victim twice when the latter informed him that his car was taking up two parking spaces.

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