Islamabad: June 21 2020: The Capital Development Authority has started the process for installation of traffic signals on Ataturk Avenue from Khayaban-e-Soharwardi to Nazim-ud-Din Road. CDA has floated tenders for installation of traffic signals and the amount issued is approx Rs. 7,611,449/-.
The traffic signals will be located in six different locations including junction of Ataturk Avenue with Khyaban-e-Soharwardi, NADRA Chowk, junction of Attaturk Avenue with Fazal-e-Haq Road and junction of Attaturk Avenue with Jinnah Avenue. The initiative taken is a part of smart signaling being taken up by CDA for improved traffic management.
Progress on the work remained slow. Incumbent CDA Administration which is determined to complete ongoing development works on fast pace and initiate new projects in the city attached high priority to complete work on Ataturk Avenue. Ninety percent work on Ataturk Avenue has already been completed. Installation of traffic signals will bring development work on Ataturk Avenue near completion.
Completion of work on Ataturk Avenue will bring ease for commuters.