The traffic system around Seomyeon intersection has be completely restructured starting from 4 am yesterday morning.
The city said there were calls to improve the traffic signaling system after opening the bus-only lanes (BRT) between Dongnae and Seomyeon at the end of last year. It spoke with related agencies and decided to overhaul the current system.
8 bus routes in the Cho-eup direction have been adjusted so that buses and regular vehicles can turn left at the same signal.
According to a city official, the changes are expected to improve traffic delays around Seomyeon intersection by about 43 percent.