Number of Transportation Initiatives to Decrease Private Vehicles on Campus

Number of Transportation Initiatives to Decrease Private Vehicles on Campus

Description:

In order to end the traditional fuel vehicle traffic and to reduce the air pollution on the campus, the university has stopped the entrance of private vehicles to the campus since 2017. Private vehicles and conventional fuel vehicles are not allowed into the campus, except in necessary cases.

Parking areas have been limited and reserved parking areas have been removed. All private parking spaces within the campus have been closed and moved outside the campus.

It was announced to the staff that the university parking areas will be paid for private vehicles in the upcoming period.

İnitiatives to Decrease Private Vehicles on Campus:

1. Private vehicles and conventional fuel vehicles are not allowed into the campus, except in necessary cases.

2. Free bicycles for students and staff are offered.

3. Free electrical vehicles are provided in the campus when needed.

4. Students and staff are encouraged to travel by public transport rather than individual vehicles.

5. Service cars to from house to the campus both for staff and students.

Additional evidence links:

https://www.izu.edu.tr/en/sustainability/transportation/transportation-initiatives-to-decrease-private-vehicleson-campus

https://www.izu.edu.tr/en/sustainability/transportation/transportation-program-designed-to-limit-or-decreasethe-parking-area-on-campus-for-the-last-3-years