In Istanbul, close to 3 million students and nearly one thousand 200 teachers made the beginning of classes today. In the city where public transport is free of charge, service vehicles are provided to carry the parents. Citizens, İBB President Ekrem İmamoğlu'nun call by listening to public transportation preferred. On the first day of the school, there was no serious traffic jam or accident in Istanbul.
Due to the opening of schools, Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality (IMM), Security and Gendarmerie worked together to take the necessary precautions to prevent traffic in Istanbul on the first day of the new school year. Thanks to the measures taken and the citizens of Istanbul taking into consideration the use of public transportation by IMM President Ekrem İmamoğlu, there was no serious intensity and disruption in traffic. It was observed that the citizens prefer free public transportation.
08: As of 50, there is a partial density in the direction of 15 July Martyrs Bridge and Fatih Sultan Mehmet Bridge in the transition from the Anatolian side to Europe. In Ashura Day ceremonies in Bahcelievler Halkalı Square and closed towards the Fatih and Zeynebiye streets due to the partial density of the Press Express Road, the teams are taken through the streets of Dereboyu and Muammer Aksoy. As of now, the traffic density in Istanbul is at the level of 40.
ISTANBUL TRAFFIC IS MANAGED BY AKOM
IMM bureaucrats, Governorate, Police, Gendarmerie, the first day of the school is coordinating the flow of traffic from AKOM. The cameras monitor the urban traffic and the blocked units are immediately intervened by the relevant units. Police and police teams work in coordination on the main street and in the school districts. With the mobile EDS vehicles, civilian traffic teams conduct inspections on the roads. Provincial Police Department 47, IMM 19 tow truck is ready for the immediate response to material-damaged accidents that may occur. IMM's digital traffic information platforms and warning signs hanging on crossings helped drivers in traffic flow.
The 17 bin service vehicle in Istanbul provides convenience for the use of the school gardens during student unloading and parking. The 118 SPARK parking garage around the schools provides a free service to the shuttle vehicles today. Parents who want to take their children to school on the first day carry school buses. Works were completed at sites where traffic would affect, or work was suspended for several days due to the opening of schools.
2 Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality serves with approximately 250 thousand 1500 law enforcement officers throughout Istanbul. 06 in the morning: Public transport starting from 00 free of charge until 14: 00. Bus, metrobus, rail system and sea voyages have been increased. IETT, due to the opening of schools passed the winter tariff. 4 thousand 139 additional voyages, which were realized by bus, metrobus, rail system and maritime, created the capacity of 763 thousand additional passengers. The Mobile School Teams of the Police are ready for all kinds of security problems that may occur in front of and around the school.
The first semester of the new academic year will end on Friday, January 17, 2020. The first semester break will be held on 18-22 November 2019, and the semester break will be held on 20-31 January 2020. The second semester will start on Monday, February 3, 2020 and will be completed on Friday, June 19, 2020.