Transport and Infrastructure Minister M. Cahit Turhan came to Bolu to make various visits and examinations. South Ring Road Project Turhan observations in the site, Bolu Turkey's tourism, pointing out that one of the industrial and agricultural centers, "Bolu, forests, with springs and tourist attractions, but also have a famous province for its historical value where the religious tourism. In addition, due to its geographical location, it is a city on the east-west transportation axes of our country and through the transportation routes of Europe, Central Asia and the Middle East. "The important transportation networks of our country pass through Bolu province in the east-west and north-south direction."
Noting that Bolu has a mountainous structure, Turhan said that they still carried out a significant part of the transportation related work in the region. Minister Turhan stated that due to the high tourism potential of Bolu, the technical team at the Civil Aviation and State Airport Operations is continuing their work in order to open an airport in Eşref Bitlis Barracks to civil flights. He emphasized that they plan to open them to civilian flights after completing the necessary administrative and technical studies by carrying out some improvement works.
Preparing roads for summer
Turhan explained that the works continued on the roads connecting Bolu provincial and district centers and announced that the improvement works on the road to Gerede-Ankara were continuing. Underlining that they have been carrying out studies to make maintenance works on highways and ready for increasing traffic especially in summer months, Turhan said, m Our road construction works are continuing between Bolu and Mudurnu. Bolu-Seben, Bolu-Cyprus continue our work on the road. In addition, Ankara-Nallıhan, Mudurnu-Akyazı road which carries an important transportation role on the east-west axis is continuing its improvement works. Again, the connection of the road Göynük-Nallıhan-Mudurnu, Göynük ring road continues to work on, n he said.