Mayor Büyükakın made the first test drive on the Tram Line of the Beach Road; Kocaeli Metropolitan Municipality extended the Akçaray Tram Line between the Bus Station and Sekapark Training Campus up to the Beach Road. 2,2 kilometer new line, where the work is completed, the first ride Kocaeli Mayor Assoc. Dr. Tahir Büyükakın did.
FIFTY AND FAMOUS PARTICIPATED
The first test drive of the new line starting from Sekapark Training Campus was made in November (today). Kocaeli Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Tahir Büyükakın sitting in the seat of Vatman, AK Party Kocaeli Provincial Chairman Mehmet Ellibeş, MHP Kocaeli Provincial Chairman Aydin Unlu, Secretary General Balamir Gundogdu, Deputy Secretary General Hasan Aydinlik, Mustafa Altay, Dogan Erol, department heads and branch managers joined .
23 MILLION TRANSPORTED PASSENGER
President Tahir Büyükakın who carried out the trial trial in the new line, then made statements to members of the press. Mayor Büyükakın, “Tram brought comfort to Kocaeli in public transportation. The tram is a comfortable, safe and fast means of transportation. Our citizens welcomed this service positively. 2017 Since August we have carried 23 million passengers. Every day we make an average 350 expedition. This time we carry 53 thousand passengers. This increase shows us that rail transportation should be increased. Ulaşım
TENDER FOR FOUNDATION IN 2020
Mayor Büyükakın pointed out the importance of the new line; “Today we tested the new line extending to Sekerpark Training Campus and the Beach Road. This line will immediately cross the road to Kuruçeşme. Our teams started to work for this line. Our goal is to start the construction of Kuruçeşme line in 2020 year. Another target is the line that reaches the City Hospital from the Bus Station area. It's important. We need to finish that line quickly. 50 thousand people are expected to visit the hospital when the City Hospital is completed. You cannot meet that density by public transport. That's why we want to complete the works and tender them to make that line quickly ”.