It is still unclear when Istanbul-Ankara HRC will start its service: It is still unclear when High Speed Train (YHT), which will operate between Istanbul and Ankara, will start. The government had not promised to 29 October 2013, did not happen. Then the given maturity did not keep. Finally, the Minister of Transport had promised, ü YHT will work at the end of May ”.
Izmit Train Station was also renewed for YHT. For a long time the train did not work, the Izmit Gar Building was painted outside the inside of the garage, the toilets, masjid was renewed. All electrical installations of the building were changed. Approximately 2.8 million TL has been spent for the renovation of Izmit Station Building.
UPPER PASSES MADE
Outside the station building is also being prepared for YHT. The number of platforms is increased from 2 to 3. The pedestrian underpasses, which pass from Salim Dervişoğlu Street to the other side of the platforms, were renewed. In the meantime, a new pedestrian overpass is being built with 7 centimeter 65 meters for the passengers to reach YHT platforms. If the Fast Train starts to work at the end of May, this pedestrian overpass will be unfinished. It is also necessary to ask why they have not been finished until now.