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  2/28/2014, Adar 28, 5774

Sunday Demonstration will Disrupt J'm Public Transport


Because of the demonstration planned for Sunday against the law being formulated to draft hareidim into national service, public transportation in downtown Jerusalem will be disrupted. With the center of the protest near the Highway 1 entrance to the city, the nearby central bus station will close at 2:00 p.m. and the light rail will run only from Pisgat Ze'ev to the Damascus Gate (Sha'ar Shechem in Hebrew) starting at 1:00 p.m. until police allow the resumption of full service.

For information on Egged intercity bus lines, one can call *8787 or go to the company's Website: www.egged.co.il or its Facebook page. The light rail can be reached at *3686 or 072 256 4333 between 9:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. on Friday and between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. on Sunday.