Traffic arrangements - expansion of Highway 1 and the construction of the Sakharov interchange
As part of the work, the traffic lanes will be narrowed from the Giv'at Shaul junction to the connection to Highway 9 in both directions From tonight until Friday
Starting tonight - Sunday – 7th of Iyar 5779 – May 12, 2019 (at 22:00) until Friday, 12th of Iyar 5779, May 17, 2019:
During the night hours - 22:00 until 05:00 AM and during the day 10:00-15:00 (alternately)
Through the Ministry of Transportation and the Moriah Company, the Jerusalem Municipality is carrying out works for development of infrastructure for the expansion of Highway 1 and for the construction of the interchange at Sakharov Gardens.
In addition, during the works, the traffic lights will not be functional at the Sakharov junction and traffic will be directed by traffic controllers.
Those coming from Tel Aviv and those leaving Jerusalem are advised to drive through Highway 9 and Begin Road on Route 443.
Emergency vehicles will be provided with solutions when necessary
Following is a road map