Monfalcone strategic regional transport policy: working to improve access to the Port and to eliminate "bottlenecks"

MONFALCONE - Monfalcone, with its freight demands, is at the centre of discussions within the transport policy of the Friuli Venezia Giulia Region. As stated last night in Monfalcone the Regional Minister for Infrastructure and Transport, Mariagrazia Santoro, intervened (along with the director of Trenitalia for Friuli Venezia Giulia, Simone Gorini and the Head of the Turin-Trieste railway network of Italy, Giorgio Botti) by the Special Commission for suburban rail transport and sustainable mobility for the suburban municipality of Monfalcone.

The Minister stressed that there is the will of upgrading the Port access, and to reduce road transport, with the provision of new trade, a more direct connection with the railway line, the extension of the railway tracks to better maneuver the composition of longer trains. They also reaffirmed their resolve, in the modernization of the network including, some critical points: the intersection of Monfalcone San Polo, Udine, and the doubling of the Udine Cervignano and Trieste city network.