Client: National Roads Company of Israel
Geographic Location: Tzrifin
Description: As part of the relocation of IDF military bases to the Negev, the redevelopment of the Tzrifin site was proposed, in order to establish neighborhoods for approximately 50,000 residents, and 1,500,000 square meters for employment areas. The Institute for Transportation Planning and Research evaluated the plan based on the planned development of the area. The project proposes improvements of the road network and mass transit system.
Amy Metom Role in the Project: Preparation of development scenarios for the site, and construction of a transportation model. Recommendations for upgrading road networks and mass transit systems.
Unique Elements of the Project: Assessment of alternatives to the development program, based on a balance of residences and employment. Recommendations for improvements of road networks and mass transit systems planned in the area, including coordination with the Brown Line alignme