"On Monday morning the Athenians will see a new, wonderful University and a new Syntagma Square, the only thing that will be missing will be the palm trees, which will be placed during the week.
This was stated in Athens 9.84 and Maria Pavlou by Vassilis Phoivos Axiotis, Deputy Mayor of Urban Infrastructure and City Plan of the Municipality of Athens.
"Tonight we start the third phase of the pilot intervention of the big walk that includes the new configuration of Syntagma Square" he stressed.
At the same time, the traffic regulations aimed at the smooth passage of all vehicles will enter into force. Specifically, in Syntagma Square, the interventions concern the road section that connects Stadiou Street (intersection with Karagiorgi Serbias) with Filellinon Street (intersection with Mitropoleos) where a new additional space for pedestrians will be created on the right side of the traffic.
In particular, as stated by Mr. Axiotis, "We are going to increase the public space from the side of Karagiorgi Serbia to Ermou, by two car lanes and from Ermou to Mitropoleos by one car lane, as we will leave a recess for the MMM and a parallel bus lane for the buses. and trolleys. ”
Finally announced how the bus lanes will be activated soon, when the traffic is adjusted to the new regulations, at the same time with the operation of several new organized spaces and taxi waiting places.
In 15 days he added “the reaction of Karagiorgi Serbia so that there can be one legal taxi rank ”