📩 31/12/2021 16:04
The number of subscribers of SAKBİS, which the Metropolitan Municipality has put into operation to put the bicycle at the center of life, has exceeded 17 thousand 500 and the number of usage has exceeded 200 thousand. The number of stations in Sakarya, a Bicycle Friendly City, has reached 15, and the usage time has exceeded 6 and a half million minutes. Citizens are very satisfied with their preferred SAKBIS.
Sakarya Metropolitan Municipality continues to produce projects to spread the bicycle culture in the city. SAKBIS, which was implemented to increase the use of bicycles in order to put the bicycle at the center of human life, to achieve a healthy life and to minimize the damage to the environment, created great satisfaction. The number of bicycle stations in the city has increased to 15.
6 and a half million minutes, 17 uses
Especially the rental service, which is located at central points, found a serious response. In the last 2 years, the rate of bicycle rental has increased with the innovative studies presented. The number of uses of 110 smart bicycles reached 200 thousand. The usage time of SAKBIS, which is preferred in all 4 seasons, has exceeded 6 and a half million minutes. The number of people who subscribed to use the bikes continuously reached 17. Citizens now widely use SAKBIS on their way to work, to reach their homes and in their social activities.
“We want to put the bike at the center of life”
In the statement made by the Transportation Department, "Sakarya is one of the rare cities in our country in this field, which has been awarded the title of 'Bicycle City' with its facilities, bicycle paths and the organizations it organizes. We want to place the bicycle at the center of our citizens' lives in order to have a healthy life, to provide easy transportation and to minimize the damage to the environment. We are promoting the use of bicycles with our bicycle paths extending for kilometers, our Sunflower Cycling Valley, our break cafes and the events we organize. At this point, the interest in our SAKBIS, whose work we have accelerated, is increasing day by day. We thank all our citizens for their trust.