İstanbul takes important place to be center of the world. İstanbul Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Kadir Topbaş said that, 11 million people will be able use rail system in 2019.
İstanbul Metropolitan Municipality will start new metro projects in Sultanbeyli and Bahçeşehir. Also the new park will be made on 700 thousand square meters lands in Cendere, Science-Technology and Innovation Centre will be established in the Golden Horn Shipyard. In 2019, 11 million people will use the rail system in Istanbul, then the traffic of İstanbul is expected to relief.
The biggest investment in İstanbul will be on environment and transportation. Expropriation in water basins reached 23 million square meters. Also 1 billion dollars have been spent in order to protect the environment.
Mr. Topbaş added: We are very close to the target Metrocity. When we taken the Office, 400 thousand people were able use rail system, by the end of this year we will have reached 2 million.