Başakşehir Metro: Launched in 2004 and announced to be opened in October 29 2009 announced the new end dates of the project. 2012 7 billion 300 million pounds of Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality, with the budget of the budget of the affiliated institutions of the consolidated budget 19 billion 445 million 178 thousand pounds was determined.
Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality will continue to invest in rail system, metrobus, tunnel road, intersection and highway within the scope of transportation investments.
52,45 junction and road construction will be continued with investments in existing 24 kilometer rail system. Test drives begin and be put into service in February Kadikoy-Kartal In addition to the metro line, the railway system works between the Otogar Bağcılar and Bağcılar-Olympic Stadium came to the last stage. This line Kirazlı-Başakşehir part will be put into service in the spring of 2012 (March-April-May). In the spring of 2013 is the light subway station 5 Bağcılar-Kirazli line to be completed.
On the other hand, the tender Uskudar-Umraniye-Cekmekoy and SancaktepeWhen the 20 kilometer rail system line is completed, it will make a great contribution to Istanbul transportation.
In order to relieve the traffic of Istanbul, 142 will be put into service on 33 km 2 planned tunnel roads while 4 is about to be completed.
In addition, 40 is currently under construction at 10. Avcılar-Beylikdüzü line is among the transportation investments to be completed.
Source: Zaman Newspaper