Konak and Karsiyaka Tramway Works Are Accelerated: Izmir Metropolitan Municipality will also improve the construction of the Konak and Karsiyaka trams, as the schools enter the summer holiday and the traffic density decreases.
Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, which has been working to offer the tramways, which are among the important elements of the historical city identity, in a more contemporary and comfortable way, has made significant progress in the line manufacturing that takes place on both sides of the city. Line production in Karsiyaka has been completed by 75 and 18 by Konak Tram. The work on the Karşıyaka and Konak lines continued in stages to ensure that the daily life and traffic patterns were not adversely affected, and the order came to more difficult stages with the closure of the schools.
Martyrs Avenue will advance from one lane
On the land side of the Konak line on the Mustafa Kemal Sahil Boulevard, the ”Square and Vehicle Underpass“ area was reached and the sea side was reached to Göztepe area. With the end of the 2015-2016 Education and Training Year, the line came to the line production in Şehitler Street.
20 will start from June on the tram line which will be passing from the lane next to the aisle on the way to Halkapınar on the Martyrs Avenue. During the works, the traffic flow on Şehitler Street will be one way towards the Halkapınar Interchange (Meles Bridge), which will be the entrance from Liman Street. The works of Şair Eşref Boulevard (between Alsancak Mosque and Montreux Square) will start after the Ramadan Feast.
Refreshing Bostanli Bridge
The 20 will be the Bostanli Bridge Bridge on the Karsiyaka tram route. General Directorate of İZSU by the hydraulic section of the bridge is determined to be inadequate, a possible flood in the tram line can be damaged on the grounds that the damage will be renewed.