Consecutive concrete steps are being taken to extend the Aliağa-Menderes Suburban System, which is realized in partnership with Izmir Metropolitan Municipality and TCDD, to Torbalı. Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, which signed a protocol with TCDD on this issue, started to tender for construction by completing the projects for 30 stations and 5 highway underpasses on the 7-kilometer additional line. 5 stations and 7 highway underpasses, one pedestrian overpass, 30-kilometer line's fiber optic cables and communication and weak current operations for the stations will be tendered in 8 packages. After the tender is finalized and the site is delivered, the station and highway overpasses will be completed in 16 months.
WHAT'S THE 30 KILOMETRELY ERROR
Within the scope of the additional line to be made to the Aliağa-Menderes Suburban System-İZBAN, which has become an indispensable public transportation line for the people of İzmir in a short time, a total of 5 stations will be built in Develi, Tekeli, Pancar, Torbalı and Tepeköy after Cumaovası Station. Highway overpass in Menderes Gölcükler, Cumaovası Partial underpass, highway overpass in Develi, highway overpass in Tekeli, highway overpass in Pancar, highway overpass in Torbalı Kuşcuburnu, highway overpass in Torbalı and Tepeköy A highway overpass will be built in. Again, in Tepeköy, pedestrian overpass with elevators and escalators will be constructed to ensure safe passage of citizens across the street.
DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS
According to the protocol made by the Metropolitan Municipality with TCDD, station constructions and highway underpasses will be made by the Izmir Metropolitan Municipality. The existing single-line railway from Cumaovası to Torbalı will be extended to double lines by TCDD. The construction of the protection walls of the line, the extension of the signaling and electrification systems to Torbalı Tepeköy in accordance with the Aliağa-Cumaovası line will also be carried out by TCDD. With the activation of the additional line, passengers getting off from Aliağa and the city center will have the opportunity to travel safely, quickly, uninterruptedly and comfortably to Torbalı. Selçuk, Bayındır, Tire and Ödemiş passengers will also be able to travel by rail from Torbalı to İzmir center and then to Aliağa. With the commissioning of the line, the distance of approximately 30 kilometers from Torbalı Tepeköy to Cumaovası is expected to be covered in 25-26 minutes.
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