Hevel Yavne Regional Council
Regional council (from 1950)
|• Head of Municipality||Moshe Liber|
|• Total||34,840 dunams (34.84 km2 or 13.45 sq mi)|
|• Density||180/km2 (480/sq mi)|
Hevel Yavne Regional Council (Hebrew: מועצה אזורית חבל יבנה, Mo'atza Azorit Hevel Yavneh, lit. Yavne Region Regional Council) is a regional council in the Central District of Israel.
The Hevel Yavne Regional Council was formed in 1950. It covers 32,000 dunams and six religious communities. Two yeshivas - Yeshivat Kerem BeYavne and Yeshivat Neve Herzog are under its purview.
It is bordered to the north by Yavne and Gan Raveh Regional Council; to the east by Gederot and Brenner Regional Councils; to the south by Be'er Tuvia Regional Council, and to the west by Ashdod.
List of communities
The council covers one kibbutz, four moshavim and two youth villages;
- Official website (in Hebrew)
Coordinates: 31°49′N 34°44′E / 31.817°N 34.733°E / 31.817; 34.733