The tender time for the Izmir monorail line: The Governorship of Izmir decided that the Environmental Impact Assessment is not necessary for the monorail project 2.2, which is planned to be built by Izmir Metropolitan Municipality in Gaziemir, between ESBAS station and Fuar Izmir. Izmir Metropolitan Municipality will realize the project in 2017.
İzmir Metropolitan Municipality delivered the Project Publication Dossier prepared for the monorail which will provide access to the fair in Izmir by passing to the Governorship of Izmir in November. The file has passed the first review according to the format. The identified deficiencies were reported to the municipality. After the deficiencies and institutional opinions were completed, the monorail file 10 was re-submitted to the Governorship in February 2017. The Governorate, 23, announced in February that the EIA is not required for the Monorail project.
After this decision, Izmir Metropolitan Municipality officials will be auctioned within 2017. Monorail 2.2 will carry passengers by providing uninterrupted transportation between İZBAN and the new fairground in the double-trip route. Passengers who want to come to the new fair complex with the air way from the suburbs and Izmir will be able to reach the fair with the monorail system after arriving at İZBAN and ESBAŞ station. Visitors will also be able to use the same system during the fair return. monorail seen examples in the world's developed cities, will be established for the first time in Izmir, Turkey.