Tel Aviv streets closed for mass bicycle event
Streets in Tel Aviv have were closed Wednesday morning to all vehicle traffic, including buses and taxis, for Israel's largest cycling event.
The Sovev Turki Elite Tel Aviv Yafo is taking place on Wednesday September 25. Israel's largest cycling event provides a second chance for cyclists and rollerbladers who missed out on the fun on Yom Kippur with four courses that cross the city. Some are for pros but some are for pure family fun.
According to the Tel Aviv municipality, the following streets are closed to all traffic on Wednesday morning, from 5 AM to 1 PM:
Bnei Ephraim, from Kakal to Rokach
Rokach, from Kakal to Ibn Gvirol
Hataarucha, from Ibn Gvirol to Dizengoff
Hayarkon (Herbert Samuel) in both directions
Sderot Yerushalayim, from Derech Eilat to Ed Koch
Marzouk v'Ezer, in both directions
Derech Shlomo / Kibbutz Galuyot, from Sderot Yerushalayim to Eliphelet
Shlavim, from Kibbutz Galuyot to Halochamim
Ayalon Freeway, from 7 Stars intersection to Wolfson Intersection
S.Y.Agnon, from Levi Eshkol to Ibn Gvirol
Ibn Gvirol, from S.Y.Agnon to Kaplan