TCDD Board of Directors has applied to the Privatization Administration for the area of 1 million square meters in Haydarpaşa Station and its vicinity. BTS, for the application, "Haydarpasa Train Station death sentence," he said.
Another important step was taken for the "Haydarpaya Port" project, which the AKP government has been trying to implement since 2004. TCDD applied to the Privatization Administration for Haydarpaşa Train Station.
Making a statement on the subject, United Transport Union (BTS) said that the project, which they opposed on the grounds that "it does not have public benefit, destroys natural and historical values, is against urbanism principles, national and universal protection law", is being tried to be implemented persistently. The following information was included in the BTS statement:
“With the 13/2012 scale Haydarpaşa Train Station at the meeting of the Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality Council on 1 September 5000, Kadıköy With the approval of the Proposal Master Plan for the Protection of the Square and its Surroundings by the votes of the AKP council members, this time, TCDD Enterprise Board of Directors held this time at the meeting held by the TCDD Enterprise Board on September 12, 2012, Privatization Administration for the evaluation of approximately 1.000.000 m2 of immovable property within the scope of article 4046 of the Law No. 5793 (article 5335 of the Law No. 32) for the evaluation of income generating for our country and our Organization by integrating with the cultural and social structure of Istanbul. The decision to authorize the General Directorate to be notified to the Presidency ”is the death warrant of Haydarpaşa Station.”
In accordance with the decision of the Board of Directors of the General Directorate of TCDD, 18 made an application to the Privatization Administration on September 2012. BTS, the decision in question, "TCDD management of this decision after the AKP government has come to power under the urban transformation and similar names, in fact, through public transformation of public immovable property and the opening of a new ring is added to the practices of capital," he evaluated.
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