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Construction of East Jerusalem's first public sports and swimming complex has begun.
A joint project between the Jerusalem Municipality and the Jerusalem Foundation supported by the Jack Foundation , Joseph and Morton Mandeley included two years of planning before construction began.
"Sports Center — this is a significant breakthrough in the strengthening of the community in Jerusalem and only the beginning of the process of bridging the gap between the various parts of the city”, & ndash; said Jerusalem Mayor Moshe Lion, visiting the construction site on June 28.
Shai Doron, president of the Jerusalem Foundation, said: “This project is one of the most significant initiatives to improve the quality of life of Jerusalem's residents and create opportunities to strengthen their community strength and future leadership.”
The Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Foundation is supporting a community center that will include three swimming pools and sports facilities in an area of 5,000 square meters.
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