Neglected Haifa neighborhood is back in the limelight - but for better or worse?
The wave of construction in the seaside Haifa raises concerns among residents and preservationists. Fourth and last article in a series about preservation in Haifa.
The Bat Galim neighborhood in Haifa has for many years been a victim of neglect, abandonment, and as a result, crime. All of this is in spite of Bat Galim's being situated next to one of the most sought after resources in Israel - the beach. The British made a tremendous mistake when they built train tracks east of the neighborhood, effectively cutting it off from the rest of the city. "When I arrived in...
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