Gaziantep Metropolitan Transportation Award: Gaziantep Metropolitan Municipality's ana City Center Intersection Efficiency Increase ”project within the scope of transportation main plan was awarded the N 2017 Productivity Project Awards ödül.
Gaziantep Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Fatma Şahin's “left-turn bans inde in the city center was awarded by the Ministry of Science, Industry and Technology Efficiency.
Fatma Şahin received her award from the Minister of Science, Industry and Technology Faruk Özlü at the Productivity Award Ceremony held in Ankara as part of the Productivity Week.
Gaziantep Metropolitan Municipality, who wants to produce alternative solutions for urban traffic, has forbidden to turn left at some intersections and streets in the city center.
In this context, the municipality engaged in studies, the traffic is the most intense points of traffic by bringing the left-turning bans relieved.
As a result of the “Left Turn Prohibition Practices larda implemented at the intersections in the city center within the scope of the transportation master plan, the average 49 improvement in delay times was achieved and improvements in the junction service level and emission oscillation values were observed. Through this study, it was determined that annual fuel consumption gain, annual time gain and emission consumption gain were achieved.