Within the scope of the "Pedestrian First" project launched by the Ministry of Interior in 81 provinces to draw attention to pedestrian priority in traffic, Antalya Metropolitan Municipality has also implemented the first application. Images of 'Pedestrian First' were drawn in front of Akdeniz University, Social Sciences Vocational School.
Since the 2019 year is announced as y Pedestrian priority traffic year edil by the Ministry of Interior, the teams connected to the Traffic Branch Directorate of Antalya Metropolitan Municipality Transportation Department also overhaul the pedestrian crossing lines and warning systems throughout the city.
Visual warning of pedestrian and school crossings
The first application of the project will be carried out on the streets and boulevards where there is a high density of vehicles and pedestrians.
Before the center then in the districts
Metropolitan Municipality Department of Transportation Department Traffic Branch Directorate, Kazim Karabekir Street on the road made a double-component road line application. Teams, along with pedestrian crossings, can be seen by the drivers. In this way, drivers will be able to slow down safely when approaching the pedestrian and school passages and to be warned by considering the appropriate distance. Authorities, within the scope of the project before the city's main arteries and then said the districts will continue.