The Marmara Municipalities Union and Kocaeli Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Assoc.Prof., Who saw the latest situation of the Karamürsel City Square Köprülü Junction, which has a 19 meters wide and 290 meters closed section. Dr. Tahir Büyükakın said that approximately 10 thousand trucks of excavation were excavated at the intersection. While the bridge intersection project with a total length of 1650 meters continues at full speed, the tunnel excavation will be completed after the construction of the pedestrian crossing area. Mayor Büyükakın, who was closely interested in the employees in the project area and wished for convenience, made the statement, “With this project, the possibility of saving fuel, emission and time will be provided for Karamürsel for Kocaeli with comfortable transportation”.
"WORKS ON FAST TEMPOD CONTINUES"
In the examination, AK Party Kocaeli Provincial Chairman Mehmet Ellibeş, AK Party Karamürsel District Chairman Sait Mete, Metropolitan Municipality Deputy Secretary General Mustafa Altay, Science Department Head Ayşegül Yalçınkaya and technical personnel were present. Stating that the tunnel will be covered with 348 beams after the completion of the excavations, Mayor Büyükakın said, “Despite the difficulties of the pandemic conditions, our teams continue to work at a fast pace to open the traffic by obeying the rules.” he made his statements.
"IT MEANS REDUCING CARBON FOOTPRINT"
Stating that "These kinds of points, especially the intersections, are also critical points of the city in terms of global warming and emissions," Mayor Büyükakın said, "There are eighteen similar points throughout the city. Such junctions cause a serious emission of emissions due to the waiting of traffic. The main reason for global climate change is emissions. In fact, it is a situation that city administrators should take into account and take preventive measures. In this sense, waiting less traffic essentially means reducing emissions and reducing the carbon footprint. Such projects are very valuable in terms of the quality of our citizens living and the quality of the air. In this sense, when the intersection here is over, there will be a decrease in emission emissions. " made the explanation.
ATTENTION TO GLOBAL CLIMATE CHANGE
Underlining that the Karamürsel Pass of the D-130 Highway is one of the hot spots in terms of noise emissions arising from traffic, Kocaeli Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Assoc, saying, “This project is very important in order to prevent this noise emission”. Dr. Tahir Büyükakın said, “When this big intersection is completed, vehicles will be able to move in transit. This will also improve work towards global climate change when noise and exhaust emissions are reduced. We work with this logic in all points of the city. "We will have taken measures in terms of global warming due to less emissions, on the other hand, while doing the necessary work for a better flow of traffic in the city."
THANKS TO THE PRESIDENT BÜYÜKAKIN
AK Party Provincial Chairman Mehmet Ellibeş drew attention to the importance of the work and said, “Karamürsel City Square Bridge Crossroad is a very important project for the city. When the study is completed, our citizens will be able to travel safely and without any trouble. At this point, I would like to thank our Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Tahir Büyükakın for implementing the project that will eliminate the congestion in traffic ”.