Israel Police said there will “soon be a final decision” on the matter.
Visiting hours for Jews at the Temple Mount are to be held from 7:30 am to 11:00 am.
The project enables volunteers to take an active role in the salvage of artifacts buried in the soil.
"The Waqf has no authority over Jews who go up to the mountain, and the Waqf guards who choose to act against Jews improperly must be removed from the mountain."
Along with Egypt, Jordan is the only Arab nation to have a peace accord with Israel.
The most violent and serious attack took place last Thursday when a terrorist set the Israel Police station afire by throwing a firebomb at a police officer.
“We will do whatever is required to maintain our sovereignty on the Temple Mount, and not that of terrorist organizations who operated there."
Two Arab youths were arrested and linked to Tuesday’s firebombing attack on the Israel Police station in the central part of the Temple Mount compound.
PA leader Mahmoud Abbas's office says he has been in touch with “relevant parties, including Jordan” to “pressure the occupation’s government to halt this dangerous escalation.”
This is not the first time terrorist weapons have been stockpiled in the mosque for use on the Temple Mount against police and Jews visiting the holy site.
An Arab attacker hurled a flaming firebomb (Molotov cocktail) at a police station in the compound, injuring one police officer and damaging the police station.
The announcement came after restraining orders were delivered by Jerusalem Police to senior Waqf officials, distancing them from the Temple Mount.
Jewish activists met on Sunday evening to discuss the Muslim Waqf’s recent illegal takeover of the Temple Munt's Sha’ar HaRachamim (Golden Gate) compound and the required Israeli response.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu orders removal of recently installed equipment from the “Gate of Mercy” site on the Temple Mount • Arab officials: Israeli government efforts “to Judaize Jerusalem and erode the status quo at Al-Aqsa will be met with strong resistance.”
Islamist broke into the Gate of Mercy section and are turning it into yet another mosque.
I'd like to see a better reasoned and less combative platform – with no need to change or moderate the party's beliefs.
“There is no permission for foreigners or for Jews to enter there, even if we cannot at present prevent foreigners' entry."
Both men were involved in leading the mob of Arabs who this weekend broke down the locked Gate of Mercy, or Golden Gate.
The Islamists screamed Allahu Ahkbar and that with spirit and blood they will redeem Al-Aqsa.
Earlier this week, Jerusalem Police chained the gate to the compound following an incident in which worshipers led by Islamic Waqf officials broke through the gate and held prayers at the site.
The small compound under discussion is located on the eastern part of the Temple Mount, and is called the Bab a-Rahema.
The incident was used by the Palestinian Authority and Jordan to launch a new campaign of feigned outrage over false claims that Israel is planning to turn the area adjacent to the gate into a prayer site for Jews.
The arrests took place after a crowd of of Muslim worshipers tried to force their way into the Golden Gate area.
"I call upon you to immediately renounce this superfluous and harmful report, and join me and many others like me, Jews, Muslims, and Christians, who live side by side, respecting each other’s heritage..."
Israeli police were blocked from entry by Islamist Waqf personnel at the shrine.