Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Adil Karaismailoğlu gave two important news to the people of Tekirdağ Kapak. Noting that 7 kilometers of the Hayrabolu-Tekirdağ Road Project will be completed and opened to traffic in October, Karaismailoğlu also said that they have implemented the Kapaklı Junction Project in order to reduce the urban traffic problem.
Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Adil Karaismailoğlu visited the Tekirdağ Kapaklı AK Party District Presidency and made important statements.
Noting that under the leadership of President Erdoğan, as the Ministry, they have put into service projects in the air, on land and in railways that some cannot even imagine, Karaismailoğlu emphasized that the citizens deserve much better.
Karaismailoğlu stated that they will bring the most important projects of the world to Turkey with the Northern Marmara Highway, the Istanbul-İzmir Highway, the Çanakkale Bridge, which is planned to be opened on March 18, and the Malkara-Çanakkale Road, and said that these projects bring mobility and fertility to Turkey.
Karaismailoğlu emphasized that the projects made not only save time and fuel, but also indirectly contribute to the economy, employment, production and tourism of the region.
HAYRABOLU-TEKIRDAG ROAD CONSTRUCTION WORKS CONTINUE FAST
Noting that Tekirdağ is the window of Thrace to Marmara and Black Sea, Karaismailoğlu said that they attach special importance to the development of Tekirdağ's transportation network.
Emphasizing that Tekirdağ, which is located on the international road route connecting Turkey to Europe, is provided with a high standard road network, Karaismailoğlu continued as follows:
“In this context, our work on the construction of the Hayrabolu-Tekirdağ Road continues rapidly. Hayrabolu-Tekirdağ Road will connect to Tekirdağ Ring Road starting from Hayrabolu Köprülü Junction on Alpullu-Malkara road passing Hayrabolu as ring road. The existing road of 2×1 standard, 7 meters wide, will become a 2×2 lane BSK paved divided road. We have completed 46 kilometers of our road, which has a total length of 13 kilometers, as a divided highway and opened it to traffic. Next October, we will complete 7 kilometers and open it to traffic.”
Stating that the total project cost of this road is 960 million Liras, Karaismailoğlu said, “We spent a total of 2020 million Liras by manufacturing 470 million by the end of 2021 and 223 million in 693. When the entire project is completed, Tekirdağ Port and the industrial zones in the region will have easy access to Kapıkule, the trade volume in the region will increase and Tekirdağ province will gain socio-economic gains. A much safer transportation opportunity will be established for road users.
KAPLI INTERCHANGE PROJECT WILL SOLVE URBAN TRAFFIC PROBLEM
Explaining that another important project is the Kapaklı Junction Project, which was implemented to reduce the urban traffic problem, Minister of Transport Karaismailoğlu said, “It will be built as a 54-span Ard Tension Bridge with the widest span of 5 meters and its total length will be 250 meters. The approximate cost of this project is 100 Million Liras. We made the tender on July 26. We will inform the contractors of the finalized tender decision this week," he said.
Noting that they talked about a big project, Karaismailoğlu said, “We will experience congestion in parallel with this, but we will produce alternative solutions to reduce the traffic density that will be experienced during the construction period. I sincerely believe that when the project is completed, it will add great value to Kapaklı and will become one of the landmarks of Kapaklı.
WE OVERCOME DISASTERS IN A SHORT TIME
Expressing that Turkey is dealing with disasters this summer, Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Karaismailoğlu noted that the response to these disasters shows the greatness of Turkey. Pointing out that these disasters were overcome in a short time, Karaismailoğlu said, “We even managed to survive in the first days of the disaster. This has shown the level our country has reached in the last 19 years under the leadership of our President. There is no other explanation for this. The vision given by our President to this country and his contributions to this country are appreciated by the whole world.”
Expressing that great successes have been achieved in the transportation sector in 19 years, Karaismailoğlu said that after these successes, engineering and contracting were exported to the whole world.
The Minister of Transport, Karaismailoğlu, met with the tradesmen for a while after his visit to the Kapaklı AK Party District Presidency. sohbet he did. Karaismailoğlu then visited the MHP Kapaklı District Presidency with the Mayor of Tekirdağ Kapaklı Mustafa Çetin.