Bnei Brak


Bnei Brak to Grow in Population, Size

Crowded as it is, Bnei Brak is set to grow significantly, after the Tel Aviv Metropolitan Area Planning Board approved a development plan that will add 10,000 new housing units…

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Harav Eliezer Ginsburg, Zt”l, Mashgiach, Yeshivas Ponevez

Thousands paid their last respects Motzoei Shabbos to the noted Mashigach of Yeshivas Ponevez, Harav Eliezer Ginsburg, zt”l. The Mashgiach, Harav Eliezer Ginsburg, was hospitalized on Wednesday in Tel Hashomer…

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Pedestrian Bridge Collapses in Bnei Brak, One Death

Magen David Adom has confirmed the death of the 60-year-old driver of a truck, after a pedestrian bridge collapsed on top of a truck on the outskirts of Bnei Brak…

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Rabbi Avraham Halpern, Z”l

Reb Avraham Halpern, z”l, noted baal tzedakah who served as chairman of Keren Hashviis, was niftar in New York on Shabbos at the age of 80. Born in Teves 5697…

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Bnei Brak Moves Forward on New Housing Plan

The municipality of Bnei Brak has gained initial approval for construction of up to 1,900 housing units in the northern part of the city, Globes reported on Thursday. The National…

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Bnei Brak to Get New Traffic-Relieving Entrance

Always a challenge to drive through, Bnei Brak in recent months has become even more of a challenge for drivers – and bus commuters, with vehicles stuck in what seem…

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Parking Meters Now Passé in Bnei Brak

As of last Thursday, parking meters became passé in Bnei Brak. Drivers who wish to park their vehicles at “blue and white” spaces – the parking spaces that the municipality…

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10,000 Homes Planned for Bnei Brak

A new regional plan envisions the construction of 10,000 housing units for Bnei Brak, Globes reported on Sunday. The plan, which was deposited at the Tel Aviv District Planning and…

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