Speaking at the ceremony held for the collective bargaining agreement concerning 514 personnel at Samsun Metropolitan Municipality SAMULAŞ A.Ş., Metropolitan Mayor Mustafa Demir stated that the number of personnel, trams and buses will increase.
Underlining that SAMULAŞ is an institution that manages public transportation in Samsun, Mayor Demir said, “SAMULAŞ manages the rail system, 80 buses. We will buy 5 more trams. 33 new buses will come. With the personnel we will recruit with our new vehicles, our number will probably increase by 150 more. In addition, there will be very serious changes in public transportation within 2 years. We are implementing our projects in 17, which take the entire city landscape in front of us, handle 2021 districts as a whole, reschedule the assembly and distribution points, and eliminate the traffic congestion on our boulevards. The project on editing and displaying intersections is over. We are waiting for the approval of the Ministry of Internal Affairs. We will organize and renew the intersections. We remove the little ones. We are implementing a project that makes traffic 52 percent efficient, ”he said.