Part of two flyovers approaching into Tan Son Nhat International Airport at Truong Son Intersection and Nguyen Thai Son-Nguyen Kiem Crossroad is scheduled to be put into the operation on July 3, announced the Ho Chi minh City Transportation Department.
Ho Chi Minh City has implemented lot of projects to solve flooding, traffic jam and overloading for Tan Son Nhat International Airport. Still they are unlikely to radically tackle the issues due to rapid mechanical population increase.
Tan Son Nhat International Airport has been overloaded with infrastructure development inappropriate with increasing travel demand. In addition, hours long traffic jams have regularly occurred and flooding has been a permanent issue after heavy rains in the airport’s area.
The Ho Chi Minh City Transport Department yesterday said that the city will implement three construction projects for Belt Road No.2 with total capital of over VND 13,115 billion, contributing to reduce traffic jam in the period of 2017- 2018.
Ho Chi Minh City should work with neighboring provinces to develop low cost housing and connect traffic system to meet housing demand of workers in the city and facilitate travel from their houses to working places.