What will it take to green Israel’s cities?

29.06.2011                      27.Siwan, 5771

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What will it take to green Israel's cities?

While some ecological initiatives have been introduced in Israel's urban areas over the last few years, the country is way behind its counterparts in the developing world.

Israel's notoriously hot summer began as humid as usual this year, but to the shock of many Tel Aviv residents, even the beaches could not offer any respite.
Three public beaches were closed down after the pipelines were allegedly tampered with and waste spilled into the city. Authorities were forced to shut down swimming areas due to the high concentration of sewage bacteria in the water….