Mayor Eli Shaviro

Quick facts

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1978
founded by a nucleus of 40 families
1979
Ariel's first school opens
1980
Building of Ariel's first neighborhood begins
1981
Officially received status of a municipality and Ya'akov Feitelson appointed as first mayor
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About Ariel

About Ariel

Established in 1978 and located in the center of Israel is the blossoming city of Ariel. A quick look around reveals the vitality of the city. Since Ariel’s founding in 1978 by 40 pioneering families, the city has become home to almost 20,000 residents from all walks of life. Its central location together with its cool climate and green parks are ...

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History

History

In 1978, with the approval and support of the Israeli government, 40 families, led by Ron Nachman, took up residence on top of a rocky and barren hill that would become the City of Ariel.

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Aliyah to Ariel

Aliyah to Ariel

Ariel a well planned community providing comfortable, affordable housing, a high standard of education and all the amenities of a large city. In addition, its central location is attractive to those seeking work in Israel's commercial center. One can therefore understand why it has become such an attraction for families planning their aliyah, as ...

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