Adil Karaismailoğlu, Minister of Transport and Infrastructure, said, “Our (Sirkeci-Kazlıçeşme) Project continues rapidly. We will put our Kazlıçeşme-Sirkeci Rail System and Pedestrian Oriented New Generation Transportation Project into service before May 2023.” said.
Minister Karaismailoğlu met with young people in Istanbul for the European Mobility Week. Karaismailoğlu, who was walking with the young people on the Üsküdar beach, then made statements to the press.
Karaismailoğlu stated that the most important way to eliminate the traffic problem in parallel with the increasing population and number of vehicles, especially in big cities, is to expand the rail systems. we continue to do. Currently, a total of 13 kilometers of rail system line construction continues in 161 projects under construction by our Ministry. We realize 13 of 7 projects in Istanbul. We equip Istanbul from one end to the other with modern rail system networks. Pendik (Tavşantepe)-Sabiha Gökçen Airport Metro Line, Başakşehir-Çam Sakura-Kayaşehir Metro line, one of which is Kazlıçeşme-Sirkeci Rail System and Pedestrian Focused New Generation Transportation Project, where we met with you. Halkalı- Başakşehir-Istanbul Airport Metro line, Altunizade-Ferah Mahallesi-Çamlıca Mosque-Bosna Boulevard Rail System Project, Bakırköy-Kirazlı Metro Line and Gayrettepe-Kağıthane-Istanbul Airport Metro Line, 103,3 days and 7 hours construction on 7 separate routes with a length of 24 kilometers We continue our work. We will put our Kazlıçeşme-Sirkeci Rail System and Pedestrian Oriented New Generation Transportation Project into service before May 2023.” said.
Karaismailoğlu, our goal is to connect the people of Istanbul with our metro lines as soon as possible and to reduce the traffic to the maximum extent by increasing the urban mobility on the axis of the metro lines. As of October, we have announced that we will open 1 metro line every month. In October, Kadıköy – We will put the Pendik – Sabiha Gökçen Airport Metro Line, which is the continuation of the Pendik Metro Line, to the service of our nation in November, the Kağıthane – Istanbul Airport part of our Gayrettepe – Istanbul Airport metro line. In December, we will inaugurate our Başakşehir - Kayaşehir Metro Line, which also passes through Çam and Sakura Hospital. We will put our other 4 lines into service in 2023”.