Al Quoz to get cycle tracks, bus route linking Metro. New committee formed to oversee plans, regulations for Al Quoz Creative Zone, was revealed on Thursday.
Dubai , Dubai
18 April 2021, 12:00 AM
30 April 2021, 12:00 AM
Mattar Al Tayer, Director General and Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors of the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) announced a comprehensive plan for developing the transport infrastructure in Dubai’s Al Quoz area, including bicycle and electric scooter tracks, and a bus route linking Dubai Metro.\
The formation of the committee was approved by Sheikha Latifa bint Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairperson of the Dubai Culture and Arts Authority (Dubai Culture), in line with the directives of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, to make Dubai the capital of the global creative economy by 2025.
Mattar Al Tayer was appointed as the Vice-Chairman of a new committee to oversee the development of the Al Quoz Creative Zone, which was announced recently.
Chaired by Sheikha Latifa, the committee aims to strengthen the emirate’s position as a regional and international hub for the creative economy within the framework of an integrated system for advancing Dubai’s comprehensive economic progress.
“RTA will support the Al Quoz Creative Zone with a package of projects and initiatives, including a comprehensive transportation infrastructure in Al Quoz area linked to the Al Safa Metro Station; shared tracks for pedestrians, bicycles, and electric scooters; a creatively-designed bridge for pedestrians, bicycles and scooters on Al Manara Street; and a bus route connecting Al Safa Metro Station to tourist and artistic attractions in the area,” Al Tayer said.