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New: Park and Ride to Old City

To reduce traffic and pollution in the historic Old City, the Jerusalem Municipality will prohibit most private cars from entering during the day.Malkah Fleisher, 5/25/2010, 10:56 PM

Barkat Firm on Jerusalem

Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat visits Washington. Barkat's message: We are going to build in Jerusalem – all of Jerusalem.Maayana Miskin, 4/29/2010, 9:15 PM

Mayor Barkat's Absence Exploited

Jerusalem Municipality inspectors made measurements at Jewish building slated for sealing, allegedly taking advantage of Mayor Barkat's absence.Gil Ronen, 4/27/2010, 6:29 PM

Barkat: PM Protected Jerusalem

Mayor of Jewish capital says 'we will continue to build in its eastern and western sides.' Netanyahu is back in Israel.Gil Ronen, 3/25/2010, 8:14 PM

’50,000 New Homes, Not 1,600'

The US and the Arab world are upset about Israel’s plans for 1,600 homes for Jews in the capital. The mayor says the number is closer to 50,000. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 3/23/2010, 5:56 AM

Govt Disinterest in Jerusalem

A senior Jerusalem city official says the government has shown apathy when it comes to projects aimed at keeping the city unified.Maayana Miskin, 3/5/2010, 10:29 AM

'Please Rent Your Jerusalem Apt"

Mayor of Jerusalem Nir Barkat asked foreign residents with apartments in the city to rent them out to young families and students.Malkah Fleisher, 12/7/2009, 9:15 PM

Quarterly Audits for Jerusalem

Mayor of Jerusalem Nir Barkat requested that the City Comptroller begin using quarterly reports to address various issues pertaining to the city. Malkah Fleisher, 12/2/2009, 7:41 AM

Int'l Race in Jerusalem in 2011

“We will bring an international marathon to Jerusalem in 2011," vowed Jerusalem mayor Nir Barkat after participating in the New York race Sunday.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/2/2009, 8:00 PM

Barkat for Nat'l-Religious Rabbi

Jerusalem Mayor Barkat tells Supreme Court that hareidi-religious power in the city rabbinate should be weakened in favor of religious Zionists.Maayana Miskin, 10/1/2009, 7:02 AM

No Police in Eastern Jlem

Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat admits that Israeli police do not enforce the law in Arab neighborhoods of the city.Maayana Miskin, 9/25/2009, 9:58 AM

Hareidis Attack Mayor Barkat

Hareidi-religious extremists threw surrounded the car carrying Nir Barkat, Mayor of Jerusalem, and pelted it with rocks.Gil Ronen, 8/9/2009, 10:35 PM

No Services for J'lem Hareidim

Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat has cut city services to the hareidi-religious neighborhoods of Mea Shearim and Geula due to riots. Maayana Miskin, 7/15/2009, 9:28 PM

Likud MK Sees Kadima Collapse

Kadima claims 50 mayoral victories but MK Eitan says many of the winners were actually unaffiliated and even "ashamed" of their Kadima ties.Hillel Fendel, 11/12/2008, 4:08 PM

J'lem Mayoral Candidates Debate

Issues addressed at the Jerusalem mayoral debate included affordable housing, jobs, Arab terrorism and driving on Shabbat.Ben Bresky, 11/1/2008, 12:01 PM