While Ankara Metropolitan Municipality completes the bike paths one by one, on the other hand, it continues its works for new blue roads. The tender for the 53,6-kilometer bicycle road project, which was postponed due to the pandemic in the capital, was held. Aiming to complete the works in one year, the Metropolitan Municipality started the bicycle path works on 2670. Street in the Etimesgut-Eryaman region.
Work is progressing rapidly on the 53,6-kilometer "Bicycle Road Project", which is among the healthy, economical, environmentally friendly, accessible, safe and sustainable transportation targets of Ankara Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Mansur Yavaş.
After the National Library-Beşevler route, which is the first stage of 2,5 kilometers, the Metropolitan Municipality, which opened the blue roads in many university campuses and organized industrial zones, finally completed the bicycle path in Gölbaşı Mogan Park.
While the number of blue roads in the capital is increasing day by day, the bicycle path construction works on 2670th Street in the Etimesgut-Eryaman region have started.
IT IS TARGET TO COMPLETE 53,6 KM OF BICYCLE ROAD IN 1 YEAR
Until today, Ankara Metropolitan Municipality has built a 2,5-kilometer bicycle path for transportation, a 30-kilometer university, and a bicycle path in the park and in the industrial zones.
While the total 53,6-kilometer bicycle path project, which was suspended due to the pandemic and started after the normalization process, was planned to be completed within 1 year, all of the prepared bicycle path route projects were approved by the Transportation Coordination Center (UKOME). The Metropolitan Municipality, which was awarded the construction tender for the remaining 9 stages on October 6, 2021, started the construction works on the Eryaman West route.
Continuing the construction of bicycle paths in areas where Ankara topography is suitable, the Metropolitan Municipality has 10 university campuses, 2 industrial zones, more than 30 public institutions, more than 40 schools, sports complexes, hospitals, shopping centers and many park areas on the routes within the scope of the project. will complete.
All bicycle path routes will be connected to metro stations, while all of the bicycle paths will be connected after the completion of the other stages.
123 INSTITUTIONS' OPINION IS TAKEN
Participation of a total of 123 institutions and organizations consisting of NGOs, Professional Chambers, Universities, Embassies, Cycling Groups and Industry organizations, especially the EGO General Directorate working in cooperation with the Department of Science Affairs, institutions affiliated to the central government in the construction of bicycle paths and district municipalities. takes his views in line with his understanding.
The Metropolitan Municipality, which opened the Bicycle Campus in Yenimahalle and started the construction works on the Eryaman West Route, will start the construction works on the other routes:
- 2nd Stage – Universities Route
- Stage 3 – Ümitköy-Etimesgut Route
- Stage 4 – Sıhhiye-Cebeci Route
- Stage 5 – TOBB Route
- Stage 6 – Eryaman West Route
- 7th Stage – Eryaman Göksu Route
- Stage 8 – Batikent-Ivedik Ostim Route
- 9th Stage – Ankara Metropolitan Municipality- AKM Route
- 10. Stage – Bicycle Campus – Istanbul Road Metro