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Shabbat, 'No Drive Zone' Keep Crowds Out of Meron

There were far fewer celebrants at Meron this year for Lag Ba'omer celebrations - about half as many as usual, participants said.Yosef Berger, 5/18/2014, 3:48 PM

Report: Spend Money to Save on Traffic Deaths

If the government spends NIS 750 million to fix the roads, it will save double that amount in costs, a Bank of Israel study saysYosef Berger, 5/4/2014, 10:17 PM

Jerusalem Gearing Up for 'Million Man March'

Police, Magen David Adom, Hatzalah prepare for 'million man march' against draft. Public transport to come to a halt.Tova Dvorin, 3/2/2014, 2:55 PM

Official: Lapid Holding Back Yesha Projects

Yair Lapid is personally intervening to prevent approval and advancement of projects in Judea and Samaria, says Binyamin Council chairman.David Lev, 10/21/2013, 10:33 PM

Near-Gridlock in Jerusalem in Wake of Funeral

Monday promises to be memorable not only for the passing of Rabbi Ovadia Yosef, but also for the monumental traffic tie-ups expectedDavid Lev, 10/7/2013, 4:25 PM

Thousands Trapped in Meron

Thousands who spent the night cannot get home due to what they term police organizational failures.Maayana Miskin, 4/28/2013, 9:46 AM

Six Killed in Traffic Accident in Haifa

A serious traffic accident occurred Wednesday afternoon after a truck collided with several vehicles on Bar Yehuda Way in Haifa.Arutz Sheva staff, 4/10/2013, 4:41 PM

Obama Arrives, Police Hotline for Traffic Updates

US President Barack Obama has arrived, and Israel Police have provided a hotline for real-time information about traffic snarl updates.Chana Ya'ar, 3/20/2013, 12:30 PM

Traffic Fines to Rise by 50-150%

Fines for 12 traffic offenses ranked as “serious” may rise by up to 150%.Maayana Miskin, 11/4/2011, 3:16 PM

Approved: Tougher Sentencing for 'Hit and Run'

New bill will double the punishment for 'hit and run' drivers.Maayana Miskin, 10/4/2011, 6:36 PM

Man, Baby Killed In Accident

An Israeli man in his 30's and accompanying infant were killed when their car went off the road near Hevron; police investigating cause.Gabe Kahn., 9/23/2011, 3:54 PM

Danino: Policing Traffic is Holy Work

Police Chief visits traffic police, praises them for “holy work” while reminding them of high demands. Maayana Miskin, 8/31/2011, 10:29 PM

Expert: Lower Speed, Fatalities

A professor explains the connection between high speed limits and traffic fatalities, and slams the Transportation Ministry.Maayana Miskin, 7/4/2011, 1:15 AM

Toll Links Prices, Traffic

A one-of-a-kind toll system installed on the new Tel Aviv fast lane varies toll rates according to time of day and demand.Maayana Miskin, 1/11/2011, 10:11 PM

Israel Raises Speed Limits

Speed limit on several highways to jump from 100 to 110 kilometers per hour, but maximum speed on some local roads will drop.Maayana Miskin, 10/11/2010, 8:15 AM

Hi-Tech Snapshots for Car Tax

Israel has come up with a way to streamline tax collection on the nation’s highways by using hi-tech photographic tax traps.Chana Ya'ar, 8/26/2010, 9:05 PM

86% Arab Toddler Traffic Victims

Ohr Yarok (Green Light) Traffic Safety organization reports that 86% of the toddlers killed in traffic accidents near home in 2009 were not Jewish.Hillel Fendel , 8/9/2010, 1:43 PM

Touring the Old City? Not by Car

Residents of the Old City are not sure about the new traffic arrangements to the Western Wall and environs, but are willing to give them a chance.Hillel Fendel, 6/6/2010, 6:34 PM

Fatal Crashes at 23-Year Low

Fatal traffic accidents were at a 23-year low in 2008, and even fewer have been reported so far in 2009, CBS reports.Maayana Miskin, 11/9/2009, 10:04 PM

Religious Vulnerable on Roads

A father responds to his son's death by working to enhance road safety in the religious world – a world particularly vulnerable to accidents.Maayana Miskin, 11/3/2009, 11:49 AM

Court Limits Use of Radar Guns

A Be'er Sheva Traffic Court judge ruled that radar guns are often inaccurate in a move that could affect drivers nationwide.Maayana Miskin, 9/13/2009, 10:29 PM

Court vs. Police over Licenses

The Supreme Court has overruled police authority to revoke the licenses of “wild” drivers.Maayana Miskin, 7/27/2009, 6:27 PM