A bicycle unit is established within the Antalya Metropolitan Municipality, Transportation Planning and Rail System Department. The team, which includes engineers, city planners and technical personnel, will plan the bicycle paths in Antalya according to the need by using bicycles.
Antalya Metropolitan Municipality, Transportation Planning and Rail System Department is establishing a bicycle unit to support bicycle transportation. The Metropolitan Municipality entered the top 10 in the 'Bicycle Transportation Idea and Project Implementation Competition for Municipalities' organized by the Union of Municipalities of Turkey last week due to the European Mobility Week, and received 250 bicycle awards as well as a 8 thousand TL grant award. kazanwas. The bicycles, which were delivered to the Transportation Planning Rail System Department, were distributed to the personnel in charge of the inspection of the bicycle paths and the planning of the bicycle paths. The bicycle unit, which includes engineers, city planners and technical personnel, will examine the new bicycle routes in the city and the new routes will be determined by experiencing them in the field.
8 BICYCLES GIVEN TO THE MUNICIPALITY
In the 'Bicycle Transportation Idea and Project Implementation Competition for Municipalities', it was awarded by entering the top 10 with the bicycle transport apparatus used in public transportation vehicles. kazanNurettin Tonguç, Head of the Transportation Planning Rail System Department of Antalya Metropolitan Municipality, who stated that they are happy, said that 8 gift bikes were delivered to them together with the grant award.
THE NEEDS OF BICYCLES WILL BE DETERMINED
Department Head Tonguç said, “Our project was the integration of bicycle transportation with public transportation. In this project, we received a grant of 250 thousand TL as a reward and 8 bicycles were given as a gift. We will use these bicycles together with our friends in our Department. We are creating a unit of friends who use bicycles. Engineers and technical colleagues working in the cycling unit will set out with bicycles from time to time to determine the needs of cyclists and to improve bicycle paths. Our cycling unit will work to support cycling and to make cycling more usable as an alternative means of transportation, ”he said.