Jerusalem municipal strike ends

Municipal services resume in capital, following agreement to form committee to coordinate city's needs with Finance Ministry.Mordechai Sones, 1/7/2018, 3:54 PM

Left-wing art gallery refuses to vacate Jerusalem building

Barbour art gallery, which is supposed to leave a municipal building in Jerusalem, is refusing to vacate the premises.Yoel Domb, 4/25/2017, 8:42 AM

'Breaking the Silence engages in spiritual terrorism'

Deputy Mayor demands fines for gallery hosting 'Breaking the Silence', other radical groups breaching municipality contract.Shimon Cohen, 2/14/2017, 2:16 AM

New Jerusalem street: 'Gush Katif Square'

Gush Katif Square inaugurated today near Jerusalem's Gush Katif Museum. Museum Director: 'This is an historic day.'Hezki Baruch, 2/7/2017, 4:26 PM

Anti-IDF gallery event sponsored by Jerusalem municipality

'Im Tirtzu' movement demands Jerusalem mayor cancel public-funded 'Breaking the Silence' event.Ido Ben Porat, 2/6/2017, 8:58 PM

Jerusalem strike against Treasury widens

Municipality to continue strike over refusal of Treasury to provide allocated funds needed to run the capital.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/29/2017, 9:43 PM

Strike: Jerusalem Municipality vs. Treasury

Jerusalem municipal services on strike. Municipality: Treasury busy with false spin instead of strengthening Jerusalem's national challenge.Benny Tucker, 1/29/2017, 12:51 PM

Enforcement operation conducted in Jabel Mukaber

After Armon Hanatziv attack, Jerusalem Municipality initiates law enforcement operation in Jabel Mukaber, destroys illegal structures.Yoel Domb, 1/11/2017, 6:21 PM

Jerusalem sets up 'war room' to fight terror

Deri and Barkat establish war room in Jerusalem municipality building in wake of two-pronged attack in the capital.Ari Yashar, 3/9/2016, 11:52 AM

Protest: Kahlon has critically wounded Jerusalem

Mayor, municipality block Knesset protesting Finance Minister's budget, which will see deep cuts in security, education and more.Hezki Baruch, 11/16/2015, 10:50 AM

Haredi Jerusalem Councilors: Closing 8 Minimarkets Isn't Enough

Jerusalem haredi councilors oppose Mayor Barkat's plan to enforce Shabbat law selectively and 'compensate' for opening a cinema.Gil Ronen, 8/20/2015, 7:18 PM

Jerusalem Municipality Funds Reform College

Municipality approves funding for Hebrew Union College. Did hareidi councilmen know what they were voting for?Gil Ronen, 7/21/2015, 9:35 AM

Kahlon's Brother Resigns from Jerusalem Municipality

2nd-most powerful figure in J'lem municipality and brother of Kulanu chairman announces return to private sector after 'the 7 good years.'Ari Yashar, 6/22/2015, 8:16 AM

Anger Over Jerusalem Stadium's Hosting Major Missionary Events

A large Jerusalem sports stadium is set to be used for two major missionary-sponsored events in the coming months.Moshe Cohen, 3/26/2015, 10:56 AM

Jerusalem Rabbi: Why Were Snow Plows Operated on Shabbat?

​Jerusalem Chief Rabbi Aryeh Stern on Sunday expressed his “extreme disappointment” over the operation of snow plows on Shabbat.Yaakov Levi, 2/22/2015, 3:41 PM

Barkat: We've Learned the Lessons of Last Year's Snowstorm

As snowstorm looms, Jerusalem Mayor says this time the city is prepared; entrances/ exits will be closed as soon as snow piles up.Hezki Baruch, Cynthia Blank, 1/5/2015, 4:33 PM

Jerusalem Municipality Hands Out Free Christmas Trees

Jewish capital? Councilman King notes 'no free hanukkiyot,' and wishes rabbis who supported Mayor Barkat 'merry Christmas.'Ari Yashar, 12/30/2014, 4:04 PM

Jerusalem Launches Surveillance Balloons to Fight Terror

Municipality responds to 'silent intifada' from the air, with new unit to locate riots and attacks which have exploded recently.Orli Harari, Ari Yashar, 10/29/2014, 9:17 AM

47 Years Since Six Day War, Jerusalem Leads Israel

47th Jerusalem Day begins, stats show city leads Israel in hi-tech, immigration, and hope.Ari Yashar, 5/27/2014, 8:50 PM

PLO Flag on Public School in Jerusalem's Old City

Residents say complaints about flag remain unanswered, Municipality claims to have removed flag of pro-terror group.Nir Har-Zahav, Ari Yashar, 5/9/2014, 10:48 AM

Jerusalem is No Longer 'Damascus'

Councilman King's push to change Arabic-only official signs right by Municipality buildings bears results within 24 hours.Ari Yashar, 4/8/2014, 8:35 PM

Outrage As Municipality Turns Jerusalem Into 'Damascus'

Arabic-only public signs painted just seconds away from Municipality buildings; signs break law by not including Hebrew.Ari Yashar, 4/7/2014, 1:37 PM

New Bus Line Strengthens Jewish Presence in Eastern Jerusalem

Councilman King's initiative passes extended bus line to Abu Dis, in move strengthening the unity of Jerusalem.Hezki Baruch, Ari Yashar, 3/24/2014, 12:29 PM

Report: Vatican Pushing for Control of Mount Zion

Christian leaders push Israel to hand over control of area housing King David’s tomb, ‘last supper’ hall.Maayana Miskin, 2/19/2014, 2:13 AM

King Unites with Breakaway Bayit Hayehudi to Make New List

Aryeh King has created a joint list with a breakaway Bayit Hayehudi faction to contest the Jerusalem Municipality elections.Adam Ross, 9/18/2013, 12:13 AM

Lupoliansky to Join Holy City's Mayor Race?

Former mayor will announce he is joining race against Barkat and Leon after Rosh Hashana – report.Gil Ronen, 8/19/2013, 8:06 AM

Netanyahu: Jerusalem is On a Roll

Government holds special session for Jerusalem Day at Herzl Museum.Gil Ronen, 5/5/2013, 6:36 PM

Secular Upset over Canceled ‘Stay Religious’ Program

Media, opposition upset over Jerusalem program to keep young women religious. City: It’s already been canceled. Maayana Miskin, 4/5/2013, 10:47 AM

Jewish Quarter Resident: Obama Put Us 'Under Siege'

The visit to Jerusalem of President Barack H. Obama will impact perhaps most negatively on residents of the Jewish Quarter.David Lev, 3/20/2013, 2:42 AM

Shas Furious over Christmas Tree at Jaffa Gate

City councilor says a prayer rally will be held Sunday to protest the municipality's decision.Gil Ronen, 12/19/2012, 10:25 PM

Candidates for Jerusalem Mayor Duke it Out in 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