Emek Dotan: The first part of the upgraded parking lot on Emek Dotan, across from Heichal Hatarbut, opened before Pesach. The parking lot was paved and marked with parking spots for around 250 cars. Lighting and gardening boxes are also being installed in the parking lot. The work to upgrade the parking lot is being done in two stages, with stage one complete and stage two expected to last another two months.
Iriyah: The Economic Development Company is currently working to upgrade the Iriyah parking lot located on Dam Hamaccabim, across from the Iriyah. The work includes paving the parking lot and marking parking spots. This work is being done along with work on the bike path along the length of Rechov Dam Hamaccabim and the two roundabouts being installed on Dam Hamaccabim. The work is expected to continue for another three months. During this time, residents can park in the parking lot next to the caravans. The entrance to the parking lot and exit will be from Sederot Hachashmonaim and pedestrians can access the lot from Dam Hamaccabim. There is also a public parking lot for residents on Rechov Admonit.
The Iriyah said that residents should not park in the parking lot for the security and emergency vehicles belonging to the police, MDA and firefighters, and that traffic is expected to be disrupted in the area and the residents are asked to follow the traffic signs and drive carefully.