Kocaeli Transportation Master Plan announced
Istanbul Metro, which will reach Sabiha Gökçen Airport, will also be extended to Gebze and Dilovası. Kocaeli Metropolitan Municipality Mayor İbrahim Karaosmanoğlu said, “The extension of the Istanbul Metro that will reach Sabiha Gökçen Airport to Gebze and Dilovası was taken as a transportation plan decision. Within this framework, negotiations have started with the Ministry of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communication and Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality ”.
Zoning plans completed
In the meeting held in Kocaeli Chamber of Commerce (KOTO), Karaosmanoğlu explained the decisions of Kocaeli “2023 Transportation Vision Transportation Master Plan”, stating that without the landscaping and master zoning plans, the transportation master plan cannot be made, so to start the transportation master plan, first He stated that they completed the master development plans.
-Kuzey Marmara Motorway's Kocaeli connections-
Karaosmanoğlu stated that their first project was the North Marmara Motorway and Kocaeli connections and that the highway works were underway. Karaosmanoğlu stated that this road is an important axis that will carry the traffic load of Kocaeli, and in this context, they decided to plan the connection roads to transfer the traffic densities of the city to the Northern Marmara Motorway, and that they shared the connection roads with the Ministry of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communication. Karaosmanoğlu stated that the Old Istanbul Road was planned as another alternative that will take the traffic burden of Kocaeli.
Source : www.gebzehaber.com.t is