Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman has instructed the Director General of his Department the General-major UDI Adam stock to speed up the translation process of a new complex of College in Jerusalem.
In the past few months, the Ministry of defence through MITO (Department of planning, property, environmental and infrastructure management logistics and resources), office of engineering and construction management planning and management of army colleges in the IDF was carried out to test various plots of land in Jerusalem for their suitability for transfer to army colleges, the press service of the Ministry of defence.
After lengthy preparatory work, the site, located in the southern part of the city, not far from the «Swedish village» (of the hospital «Hadassah Ein Karem»), was recognized as the optimal set of parameters (size, topographical features, accessibility etc.), said in an official statement.
Planning the development of the chosen site will be produced in cooperation with the municipality of Jerusalem by the Department for the development of Jerusalem. New and modern educational campus to be built on an area of 50 dunums.
At the moment the army colleges are on the basis of the gelilot and covers a land area of 100 dunams. Transfer out of army colleges will free for commercial and private buildings expensive land.
Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman had instructed him to promote this project in the Department of land resources and the Ministry of Finance for obtaining the necessary funds for its implementation.