The road between the Kastamonu and Çankırı is divided into the project and the project is located in the base of the Ilgaz Mountain Tunnel, 9 November 2012 Friday, the Minister of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications Binali YILDIRIM, Kastamonu Governor Erdogan BEKTAS, Governor of Çankırı Vahdettin ÖZCAN, General Director of Highways M. Cahit TURHAN, district deputies, mayors and the public were thrown in attendance.
Minister of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications Binali YILDIRIM said that the Ilgaz Tunnel will turn Kastamonu and Çankırı into a neighboring door. “When the tunnels are over, the Kastamonulular 1 will go to Çankırı at the hour, the Çankiril will go to the airport in less than 1 hours Haber. YILDIRIM, Ilgaz Tunnel will bring abundance and blessings to both Kastamonu and Çankırı, he added.
The General Director of General Directorate of Highways M. Cahit TURHAN made a speech at the ceremony and said that the Ilgaz Tunnel will be closed and the problems of heavy winter conditions will be eliminated. TURHAN also stated that the travel time between Kastamonu and Çankırı would be shortened and economic and comfortable transportation would be provided.
When the bituminous hot mix and split road works between the 4770 m-long Ilgaz Mountain Tunnel and the Çankırı-Ilgaz Tunnel are completed, the Western Black Sea Coast is connected to the North TETEK Line via Kastamonu, and is uninterrupted, safe and high up to the borders of Iran and Bulgaria, Ankara and the Mediterranean ports. a standard road network will be established.
In addition, Kastamonu-Çankırı can be passed in 1-1,5 hours. It is estimated that the road to be made with 2 × 2 lanes and bituminous hot mixture coating will save 38 million liras annually.