Karşıyaka tram starts to travel with passengers: Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, Alaybey and Mavişehir İZBAN will serve with 14 stops Karşıyaka He put the tram into service. Joining the first expedition KarşıyakaChairman Kocaoğlu shared this excitement with the expeditions, announced that the flights will be free until June.
Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, approximately 450 million pounds Karşıyaka and Konak tramway project opened a new era in public transportation. The environmentally friendly, fast and comfortable transportation model that will reduce carbon emissions in the city has been strengthened by tram. Test drives since the New Year Karşıyaka Pre-operation flights on the line, Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Aziz Kocaoglu'nun with the participation began.
President Aziz Kocaoglu departed by tram from the ring road and traveled with the citizens to Alaybey. Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Aziz Kocaoglu with the tram ride KarşıyakaThe people experienced great excitement and happiness. Karşıyaka The first passengers of the tram were students who went to Atakent Ortakokulu. Students who took the tram with great excitement and curiosity experienced a different joy when they saw Mayor Kocaoğlu in front of them. Students and passengers took a photo with President Kocaoğlu and noted this date. Enjoy the journey in the tram used by female mechanic Sabiha Şen KarşıyakaThe locals applauded Izmir Metropolitan Mayor Aziz Kocaoğlu and said, “My president is proud of you. This project is the pride project of Izmir. Karşıyaka"It suits him very well." Mayor Aziz Kocaoğlu, who shared the joy of citizens, said that the tram will be free until June.
What did the first passengers of the tram say?
Hüseyin Tokmak-Gökhan Tokmak: “We would like to thank our Mayor of Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, Aziz Kocaoğlu. We are retired and now we will travel very comfortably. It's a very nice investment. ”
Mustafa Önal: “I live in Antalya. When I asked how I would go from Bostanlı to Karşıkaya, they said that the tram will be in service today. A very nice investment. Liked it very much. Good luck to Izmir. ”
Haldun Kasnakoğlu: “I am born and grow KarşıyakaI sions. We were very surprised when they said the tram would come. Today this has come true. KarşıyakaA necklace suits a lot. Very nice service on the spot. Thank you very much to our president. ”
Gülay Basa: taksi Because it is very full in winter KarşıyakaWe couldn't go to. Let those who criticize this project be ashamed. I ran to hear that he would be in service today. So beautiful. May Allah impede the investments he made in our President and in İzmir. He made this investment with the budget of the municipality. Hopefully the Konak tram line will be put into service in a short time and those who criticize it will be embarrassed. ”
The 14 kilometer will serve as the 8.8 stall Karşıyaka Rail laying work on the tram line started in April 2015, and test drives were started in January 2017. Karşıyaka The tram starts from Alaybey. Karşıyaka It runs along the coast, from the coast to the departure and arrival, and runs as a double line by the sea in the section up to the Suat Taşer Open Air Theater. After this, the tram, which continues as two separate lines on the sea and land sides, unites in Bostanlı Deresi Bridge area and goes to Cahar Dudayev Boulevard from Cengiz Topel and Selçuk Yaşar streets and completes its route at Ataşehir Station at the end of the Mavişehir İZBAN Depot. 2 tram cars work on the route. İzmir Metropolitan Municipality, evaluating incoming passenger demands Karşıyaka has been approved for the extension of the tram line to Çiğli İZBAN Station, Katip Çelebi University and Atatürk Organized Industrial Zone. The construction of the project will begin this year.
Konak tram in busy tempo
Izmir Metropolitan Municipality is planning to put the Konak Tram, which will serve with a distance of 12.8 kilometers and 20 stops between F.Altay Square-Konak-Halkapınar, in Autumn. The tram line, which will proceed as two separate lines on the Mustafa Kemal Beach Boulevard as land and sea side, will follow Gazi Boulevard from Konak Square and connect to Alsancak Station via Şair Eşref Boulevard, Ali Çetinkaya Boulevard and Ziya Gökalp Boulevard. The Halkapınar Bridge crossing from Alsancak Train Station to Şehitler Street and return to Liman Street will end at the Halkapınar ESHOT Garage. Konak Tramway will proceed as “the green section” on the grass ground, being the 4th lane on the road side of the road on the land side and sea side of Mustafa Kemal Sahil Boulevard. The signalization infrastructure will be renewed within the scope of the Intelligent Traffic System and a safe and sustainable access will be provided. Within the scope of Konak Tramway works, the second phase of the line continues on the line between Karatay-Konak and Şair Eşref Boulevard.