Local Authority Elections 2024

Local Elections, Economy
Spending more, voting less? Credit card purchases 12% higher this election

Israel Hayom reports that credit card expenses today have risen to over 928 million NIS by 17:00, while voting rates remain about 20% below the previous round of local elections.

Avi Woolf | 27.02.24

Local Elections, Weather

Staying away from the polls because of bad weather? Hail falls in Jerusalem

Hail started to fall in Jerusalem a short time ago, amidst reports of particularly low voting rates in the capital.

JFeed Staff | 27.02.24

Local Elections

Voting rate still 20% lower than previous elections, as of 17:00

The voting rate in local elections around the country now stands at 26%, or 1.8 million, a 20% decline compared to previous elections in 2018.

Liran Vainshtain, JFeed Staff | 27.02.24

Local Elections

1.25 million people have voted so far - over 6% lower than last time

The voting rate now stands at 17.7% as of 13:00, a significant drop compared to previous elections.

Liran Vainshtain, JFeed Staff | 27.02.24

Israel-Gaza War, Local Elections

IDF soldiers begin a week of early voting in local elections - from the battlefield

With local elections set to take place around the country on February 27, the law has been amended to allow the tens of thousands of soldiers in the field to vote at military polling stations over the course of a week.

Avi Woolf | 20.02.24

Local Elections, Tel Aviv

Close Race for Tel Aviv Mayor

A new Maariv poll shows a close race between incumbent Mayor Ron Huldai and challenger Orna Barbivai.

JFeed Staff | 09.02.24

Israel-Gaza War, Elections

Knesset Amends Local Elections Laws, Allowing Soldiers to Vote From Gaza

The Knesset plenum passed an amendment to local elections law, including extending the early elections period for serving soldiers and expanding those eligible to serve on military electoral thresholds.

Bentzi Rubin, JFeed Staff | 07.02.24