Construction of two new metro branches started in Almaty
Construction will last 4 years.
Two new stations "Saryarka" and "Dostyk" will be commissioned in 2019, Kazpravda.kz reports with reference to Almaty.tv.
The modern stations will be located in front of the Family park at Abai and Abai-Momyshuly streets.
Construction of the passenger platform "Sary-Arka" is conducted at a depth of 35 meters.
It is reported that about 40 private houses near the station "Dostyk" will be demolished.
Now the distance between Moscow and Raiymbek stations is 10.5 km. Interval between trains does not exceed 10 minutes. To shorten the waiting time, it is planned to purchase another 4 cars.