The bridge was built in place of the temporary bridge built for the 15th Maccabiah Games in 1997 and collapsed at the opening ceremony.
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The 15th Maccabiah Bridge
Established by the municipalities of Tel Aviv - Jaffa and Ramat - Gan
By Atarim company