Dr.Hayri Baraclı who is General Secretary of Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality said that the investment amount to be made to Istanbul until the end of 2017 will reach 112 billion TL.
Intertraffic Istanbul, which brought the Turkish transportation sector together for 18 years, was organized at Istanbul Expo Center between 24 and 26 May 2017. This year, in Intertraffic Istanbul, that has about 200 participants from 30 countries, there are a lot of visitors who came from countries such as Iran, Iraq, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Russia and Turkic Republics, especially European countries.
Intertraffic Istanbul 9th International Infrastructure, Traffic Management, Road Safety and Park Systems Fair, Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality Secretary General Dr. Hayri Baraclı said: "Cities constantly let in immigrants. When we consider that in 2030 the population in cities will be around 60 percent, it is revealed that traffic management will come to a different point and how public transportation systems will affect the mobility of the city.
Intelligent public transport systems, intelligent traffic systems are our most important goal. We are carrying out many projects related to public transportation. In the last 13 years, an investment of 98 billion TL has been realized in Istanbul. The share of this budget in transport expenditures is 45 percent. The amount of investments we will make to Istanbul until the end of 2017 will be 112 billion TL"
In traffic accidents, the most deaths are caused by that vehicles go off the road.