Demolition for Mecidiyekoy-Mahmutbey Metro Station Kagithane Station Started: The first demolition of Besiktas, Mecideyekoy, Caglayan, Alibeykoy, Tekstilkent Metro which will pass through Kagithane started in Kagithane.
Caglayan, Kagithane Center and Mecidiyeköy-Mahmutbey Metro will go through Nurtepe will add value to Kagithane. With this new line, Mecidiyeköy-Mahmutbey will be down to 26 minutes.
Mecidiyeköy-Mahmutbey Metro will pass through Şişli-Kağıthane-Eyüp-Gaziosmanpaşa-Esenler-Bağcılar district. Mecidiyeköy-Mahmutbey Metro Line will be integrated with the existing metro station in Mecidiyeköy and will be integrated into the line of Edirnekapı Sultançiftliği, passing through Çağlayan, Kağıthane, Nurtepe and Alibeyköy regions, and from there to Mahmutbey-Başakşehir, which is opened to service through the Tekstilkent and Century Neighborhood. It is planned to extend the line from Mecidiyeköy to Kabataş.
The first demolition started in Kagithane and will be carried out with the resources of Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality. The 17.5 line is expected to be finished at 2017.