Construction


Crane Collapse Injures Two in Ramat Gan

A construction crane collapsed in Ramat Gan Sunday, injuring two people. The crane operator, 38, was seriously hurt, and another construction worker, 31, was reported in moderate condition. They were…

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Who Ordered Building Freeze in Yehudah and Shomron?

The office of Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu has denied charges that he ordered a building freeze in Yehudah and Shomron. But on Thursday, Minister of Agriculture Uri Ariel (Jewish…

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Construction Spending Drops 1 Percent in January

Builders cut back on construction spending in January by the largest amount in nine months, with weakness stemming from the biggest reduction in government activity in nearly 15 years. Construction…

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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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IMF: Govt’s Housing Plan Has Not Lowered Prices

The pride of the Finance Ministry – the “Price Resident” program, designed to lower the cost of housing for young couples – does no such thing, according to no less…

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New Chareidi Neighborhood Planned Near Kiryat Gat

A plan for the building of a new neighborhood for chareidim near the city of Kiryat Gat has received initial approval, Arutz Sheva reported on Wednesday night. Interior Minister Rabbi…

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Yerushalayim Seizes Trump-Era Building Opportunity

Plans for the building surge that began with the arrival of the Trump administration continued over the weekend as the Yerushalayim municipality disclosed plans to build over the Green Line,…

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Deri: Building Plans Should Include Beitar Illit

The chareidi city of Beitar Illit should be included in the government’s new plans for building homes in Yehuda and Shomron, Interior Minister Rabbi Aryeh Deri has told Prime Minister…

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New York to Rehab Bridges Around the State

The state budget proposal from Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo includes more than $100 million to rehabilitate or replace infrastructure around the state. Around $50 million is earmarked for bridge and…

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