Bus lanes on Bitwy Warszawskiej street may be built by the end of August, said Jakub Dybalski, spokesman for ZDM, on Monday. Road builders started work on their marking out. The pace of works will depend on the weather. Drivers must also expect changes related to the elimination of three left turns.
The Ochocianie association announced on Monday that information about the marking out of bus lanes on Bitwy Warszawskiej 1920 Street. “At this point, during rush hours, hundreds of bus passengers were stuck in traffic jams created by other vehicles. That is why we have been trying to create bus lanes in this place for several years. will happen “- activists write.
The spokesman for ZDM confirmed in an interview with the Polish Press Agency the information about the beginning of works. – We are planning to introduce bus lanes by the end of this month, but it is not known whether it will succeed. The weather does not fill us with optimism, and in order to paint the markings, it must simply be dry – he emphasized.
New bus lanes will be built on the section from Grójecka to Szczęśliwicka.
They’ll take down three left turns
Dybalski also said that both left turns from the Battle of Warsaw in Białobrzeska and one in Szczęśliwicka will be eliminated for drivers going towards Aleje Jerozolimskie.
Ochocianie Association emphasizes that the elimination of left-turns “is to smooth the traffic straight ahead and increase safety at these intersections in relations where accidents occurred”. According to the association, “this change – like the bus lane – will probably remain until the construction of the tram for Battle, when left turns with a separate signaling phase are to be separated.”
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