Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Aziz Kocaoglu, who announced that he would not be a candidate in the elections at the end of March, took his place in the history of the city with the services that will not be erased for many years. Mayor Kocaoğlu, who created the development-based kat İzmir Model Kalkınma, has increased the municipality's investments in 14.5 by 28 and 16 by 2,4. The exhibition was supported by the Metropolitan Municipality; Izmir while agriculture grew more XNUMX times the average of Turkey.
Izmir Metropolitan Municipality under the management of the investments and projects implemented since 2004 in the city has undergone a historical transformation. Izmir has a strong infrastructure from transportation to the environment, from social and sports facilities to art centers. Growing with a performance above the national averages in many sectors of the economy, mainly agriculture and fair organizations, İzmir is now entering a new era. The applications implemented by Mayor Kocaoğlu with the aim of eli local development'n passed to the local government literature as de İzmir Model Başkan. Once one of Turkey's most indebted municipality of Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, Turkey's most powerful today, has become one of Turkey's most trusted institution with equity investors. The Izmir economy, which has been living in the stable for many years, was revived in this period.
Izmir became the center of attraction
Metro line extending from Üçyol to Üçkuyular, 136 km suburban system, Konak and Karşıyaka Trams, Izmir Natural Life Park, Ahmed Adnan Saygun Art Center, Fair Izmir, Izmir Social Life Campus, International Ice Sports Hall, Bornova Doganlar Stadium, Tire Stadium, Historical Gas Factory Cultural Center, dozens of giant monuments were brought to the city. Particularly agriculture and trade fairs, including the economy growing above the national average for a performance in many sectors in Izmir, Turkey's "most livable city" was. Istanbul, called ”stone, soil, gold artık, started to emigrate to İzmir. Over the last year, 17, which is mainly dominated by middle-aged managers and white-collar workers, has migrated to Izmir from more than a thousand Istanbul. İzmir, where the educated workforce shows an increasing interest, has also become a center of attraction for the new investments of Istanbul-based giant corporations.
The first signs of the revival in Izmir came from abroad. 2012 is the fastest-growing world economy in 4 by the Brookings Institute. Izmir is shown as the city of 2014. he's in line.
Rail systems 16 floor grew
Developing public transport facilities, rail network surrounding the city, renewed ships and Turkey's first electric bus in Izmir with a fleet of quality of life has improved. With a 11 km subway line, the limited network of railways has been increased by more than 16 times to 179 km.
Metro: A total of 17 stations and a route of 19 km have been reached in İzmir Metro with the stations opened to service. One end of the subway line was extended to Ege University and Evka 3 and the other end to Üçkuyular. The foundation of the XnumX km Narlıdere Metro has been laid, and the work continues. Following the approval of the expected approval from Ankara, the tender and construction process will start in Buca metro.
İZBAN: Menderes in Turkey's longest commuter line went into service in the year 2010 80 km with Aliaga. Izmir Suburban System, which was realized in partnership with TCDD and Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, was extended to Torbalı. Then the 26 km between Tepeköy and Selçuk opened. İZBAN line reached 136 km with Selçuk Station. Izmir Suburban System integrated with the İZBAN line working in the north to Bergama will be further 52 km and 8 will serve with stops.
Tram: From 2017, the tram cycle started again in Izmir. Karşıyaka Tram, 8.8 kilometers on the route between Iskele-Mavisehir with 14 stops, Konak Tram, F.Altay Square - Halkapınar 12.8 kilometers, 19 stops.
15 cruise ship, 3 passenger car
The goal of passenger transportation was brought to life in İzmir Bay with the fast and comfortable ships produced with the latest technology. The country's first carbon composite 15 modern cruise liner was put into service, specially designed and produced within the scope of the karbon Sea Transportation Development Project adet implemented by Izmir Metropolitan Municipality. When the 3 car, which is produced in this context, is also included, the municipality's 18 shipyard has dropped to 1. Thus, İzmir was the city with the yerel youngest fleet deniz among the local administrations providing public transportation services in the Mediterranean. The Greater 2 has also been auctioned to buy more new cars.
Turkey's first electric bus fleet
The first 20 electric bus, which is produced with environmentally friendly and economical, completely domestic technology, began its voyages.
Intelligent Traffic System
The traffic management system implemented in the developed big cities of the world was established in Izmir. New system, intersections and car parks 10 more than a thousand smart devices, 402 smart junction, 110 traffic monitoring camera, 201 traffic measurement system, 47 variable message system, 151 red light violation system, 114 parking violation system, 9 speed corridor route, 15 speed control system is used with advanced technology.
Social Life Campus
With its size and the features that are a first in Turkey Izmir Social Life Campus he was taken into service in 2016. The biggest investment of the Izmir Metropolitan Municipality in terms of social municipality practice, the giant facility in Buca is built on an area of 65 thousand m². Social Life Campus, nursing home, soup kitchen, gym and swimming pool, children and youth center, disabled center, rehabilitation center, such as sections.
Turkey's most qualified Trade fair complex Izmir, Izmir Metropolitan Municipality with 337 thousand square meters of the monument of pride, was the largest in Turkey. The construction of the Fair Izmir, doping effect on the development of the city's exhibition. The number of exhibitors of the most important fairs has increased exponentially due to the fair Izmir, which was implemented by the Metropolitan Municipality with its own resources and costing 600 million liras. Olivtech & Ecology Izmir 161, Shoexpo percent 52, Travel Turkey percent 16, IF Wedding percent 16 increased faces, Marble while increasing the number of visitors by increasing the number of 44 broke its own record.
Izmir Wildlife Park
Turkey's first wildlife park in the 2008 425 thousand square meters were brought into the city by the İzmir Metropolitan Municipality. Today thousands of visitors from many cities in Turkey this very special facility where wild animals come to see 130 1500 species survive in their natural habitat.
Ahmed Adnan Saygun Art Center
İzmir Metropolitan Municipality has used the city's resources for the benefit of the city with a local management approach focused on kaynak people İzmir. That adds value to Izmir, one of Turkey's most qualified art centers; Ahmed Adnan Saygun Art Center. Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, "Turkey's private opera" popped Mavisehir foundation of the first building.
Aşık Veysel Recreation Area and International Ice Sports Hall
Bornova Asik Veysel Recreation Area was established within Turkey's most modern Ice Sports Hall with 5 thousand seat amphitheater. Young people and children from Izmir meet with sports such as ice skating, ice hockey in the hall of contemporary standards. Champion athletes grow in this hall.
Historic Gas Plant
It is a historical investment that is offered to the service of the people of İzmir with a public understanding rather than transforming it into ranta. In 2008, the Gas Plant in Alsancak, which was restored by Izmir Metropolitan Municipality and converted into a cultural center, began to take part in the city life again as a point of attraction.
Bornova Doğanlar Stadium
The Doganlar Stadium, with its 10 thousand people in cooperation with the Municipality of Bornova, played an important role in eliminating this deficiency of the city. Bornova Stadium moved Göztepe to the Super League.
Built by UEFA standards with the cooperation of Izmir Metropolitan Municipality and Tire Municipality, the 15 thousand people will be able to host international events. 60 million TL of the cost of the 75 met its metropolitan municipality, the 25 was met by the Municipality of Tire opened the new city of the city. Tire Stadium with its excellent acoustics as well as its aesthetic appearance creates a significant advantage for home teams.
28 multi-purpose hall
28 multi-purpose sports hall was established in the surrounding districts to spread the sport and cultural events to the whole city.
Homer Valley, which is adorned with ponds, has become one of the important actors of nature tourism.
Renovated Cable Car
Due to the completion of its useful life and closed at European standards, the cable car facilities in Balçova were reunited in summer with the people of İzmir in the summer of 2015.
7 bin 900 km asphalt road
14.5 13 million 560 thousand tonnes of asphalt applied per year. This corresponds to the 7 meter-wide 10 7 kilometer-long path of 900 meters wide.
Disabled Awareness Center
Difficulties faced by people with disabilities in everyday life, society's first Disability Awareness Training Center in Turkey in order to feel and to other parts of Izmir Metropolitan Municipality established.
10 indoor parking lot
the first fully automated storey car park in Alsancak car park as well as that of local administration in Turkey, Hatay Marketplace Storey Car Park, Atatürk Sports Hall in front of the underground parking lot, the Navy Üçok underground parking, Culture Underground Parking Lot, Buca Butcher Square underground parking, Botanica District Garage parking and Alaybey Storey Car Park were acquired in Izmir. 8 parking lot in Hatay will be opened in October. Yesilyurt and Selvili car parks started construction. 3386 car park with 10 vehicle capacity was added to different parts of the city.
Miracle of İzmir in agriculture
For the first time in Turkey within the "Department of Agricultural Services" and also establishing Turkey's first "contract manufacturing" model that implements the local government, was the Izmir Metropolitan Municipality. Mayor Aziz Kocaoğlu diversified his contract purchases with ürün School Milk eri project with products such as flowers, seedlings, milk products and olive oil. Within the scope of the procurement made by contracted production from cooperatives, purchases from producer unions, direct support to the producer, support to producer cooperatives and agricultural chambers, 900 million TL was made financially.
Thanks to these supports;
- In the region, the cooperatives, which are closing down, have revived and some started to export.
- İzmir provided an increase rate in agricultural production far above the national average.
- Employment opportunities expanded.
- The product is provided to reach the consumer and to find its value.
- 1990 2003 covering 14-9 annually 2004 level of growing in Izmir agriculture, Kocaoğlu'un Metropolitan Municipality in the 2017-7,5 period, the growth rate of 2,4'da caught. Supported by the Metropolitan Municipality of Izmir XNUMX agriculture grew more times the average of Turkey.
- Promising steps were taken to prevent the migration from rural to urban areas. The population of 19, defined as X rural N in Izmir, increased by 2016 in 1.59 compared to the previous year. In the same period the overall population growth rate in Izmir 1.32 percent, while the population growth rate in Turkey, stayed in the 1.35 percent.
He fell in Turkey rose in Izmir
An important data supporting the rural development in İzmir was the ratio of agricultural employment to the population. According to the Istanbul Directorate of Labor and Employment Agency data, 2015 20.6 percent in this ratio fell in the year 2016 19.5 percent in Turkey. In Izmir, in Turkey rose to 9.9 10.5 percent from the rate of the general population in agricultural employment, unlike the same period. So Turkey has risen at the rate of Izmir in general.
Rural population ratio in Izmir rose from 29,14 to 30,70.
K Milk Lambs İzmir of Izmir
7 has launched the Milk Lamb project, which aims to help children in the 1-5 age group in the regions where families with low-income families live by means of the uz School Milk Project-. Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, with the Milk Lamb Project, leaves the 130 liter of milk in the 2 thousand children's house every week. The milk is distributed from the local producer Tire Milk Cooperative. Thanks to the project İzmirli poor families with children growing up in a healthy way by drinking milk hyphenated milk producers, has increased 6 solid full amount of the production average in Turkey. The co-operative, founded by the producers, was chosen by the United Nations as an, exemplary development model “in 2013.
Florentines opened to world markets
Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, who preferred to support the local producer by using the flowers that the city uses in the landscaping works from the Bayindir Flower Cooperatives, enlivened the economic life in the region. Thanks to the contractual production model, variety and quality increased. He survived the crisis of flowers now to many countries in the world is selling flowers. In fact, the world giant in this field is running a joint project with the Netherlands.
Turkey has met the plain road
Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, which has been saving its agricultural lands for the first time in the country's history by investing in lowland roads, has been covering the surface of the 2004 bin 6 km production road since 300. Especially in the winter period, the difficulties of reaching their land, in the summer due to dust in the quality of the products of farmers, the Metropolitan Municipality of asphalted roads to the fields more easy to reach the field and began to get more products.
Untreated settlement remains; survived the soil and water
Turkey's treatment record holder in Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Menderes, Gediz, Nif and saved Peninsula 22 units advanced biological wastewater treatment plants in the basin of the river by building and agricultural lands from pollution. Product quality increased, marketing opportunities increased.
Natural Life Village Project
Izmir Metropolitan Municipality established a Natural Life Village on the 315 decare area in Urla Bademler Agricultural Development Cooperative, including bungalow houses, production parcels, walking and bicycle paths.
Izmir's economy grew
In the 14.5 year, İzmir Metropolitan Municipality increased its investment expenditures by 28 times; 16.5 is over $ 1 billion.
Debts from the past were paid 6 months before the due date; İzmir has no debt to the Treasury as of June 2012.
Once one of Turkey's most indebted municipality of Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, Turkey's most powerful today, has become one of Turkey's most trusted institution with equity investors.
While 2004 TL per capita investment in 32 was TL 2017, this number increased by 21 to 675 in XNUMX.
The increase in the number of points taken by Fitch Ratings by İzmir Metropolitan Municipality by 9 was increased by AAA (tur) and Moody's by 18 to Aaa.tr.
In the last 14.5 year, Izmir Metropolitan Municipality's net budget increased by 8.6 and its debt increased by only 1,9. In 2004, Izmir Metropolitan Municipality's debt was% 297 of its budget and it reached to 2017 as low as 68.
In the 2012 by the research institute Brookings Institute, X The world's economy is the fastest growing 4. 2014 in 2. was named.
Izmir Metropolitan Municipality was awarded the “Plaque of Honor İzmir by the Council of Europe.
Izmir won the 'Environment Friendly City' award given within the scope of the United Nations Environment Program Mediterranean Action Plan.
Izmir was the guest of honor of the World Bank's International Finance Corporation (IFC) and the Independent Cities Conference organized by The Economist in London. Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Aziz Kocaoglu in his interview with Financial Times magazine explained the successful economic model of Izmir.
Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Aziz Kocaoglu was selected as the oğlu President of the Month iyel in December 2012 by the City Mayors Foundation, which is based in London and evaluated the projects of municipalities and presidents. Aziz Kocaoglu was the first Turkish mayor to receive this title.
Fortress of social municipality
During the period of Mayor Aziz Kocaoğlu, the Metropolitan Municipality of Izmir presented the most successful examples of social municipality with the projects and practices implemented. Social projects, public art activities, employment-oriented education services to make the life of Izmir.
Milk Lamb Project
With the Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Milk Lamb Project, it makes purchases from the producer cooperative, distributes milk in hundreds of neighborhoods with dozens of teams every day. Free milk is taken to the homes of the little ones between the ages of 1-5. 2 years ago, the project began to distribute milk to Syrian children. 132 bin 500 child in Izmir regularly drinks milk. With the project until now 61 million 500 thousand liters of milk were distributed. In Izmir, both producers and children laugh,
'Kent Bread Factory', established with the aim of supporting families with limited economic opportunities,
day to tens of thousands of families, cheap, unadulterated and hygienic bread is taking.
İzmir Metropolitan Municipality Eşrefpaşa Hospital, which is a full-fledged health institution equipped with advanced technology, provides quality health services to all segments of the society.
In addition, the quality of life of residents is being improved by the Center for Healthy Aging Center, Alzheimer's and Dementia Center, Healthy Living Social Rehabilitation Support Center. Home care services are provided to patients in need.
Izmir is one of the best examples of solidarity culture and volunteer work. Young people with university and university degree, 18.104.22.168 with limited urban and social opportunities in disadvantaged areas. students in this sample project to give social support to students.
Sister Family Project
Izmir Metropolitan Municipality brought the families of the urban families to migrate to Izmir and attract foreign citizens. The bonds of mutual brotherhood were woven.
Age Areas Club
Young People and the Age Areas Club Project.
It became a model in urban transformation
Yüzde On-site, fair and based on 100 compromise X urban transformation started in Izmir. The works that were carried out under the slogan ini My house is new and my neighbor is the same im gave its first fruit in Uzundere. In the Uzundere Urban Transformation Project, 100 block, 9 housing, and 280 workplaces acquired new housing units in the 33 block, which was completed within the scope of the first phase in areas where 422 agreed. 40 2 housing and XNUMX work place in Uzundere Urban Transformation Project. the foundation of the stage was also laid.
The tender for the 3rd stage will be held on October 4. İzmir Metropolitan Municipality Uzundere, as well as Örnekköy, Ege Mahallesi, Gaziemir Aktepe Emrez Mahallesi, BayraklıContinues urban transformation studies in Ballıkuyu and Güzeltepe.
Step by step to the adım Swim Gulf “
The “Great Gulf Project in was prepared for the rescue of Izmir Bay. To determine the screening method for the channel to be opened on the northern axis of the Gulf, the project works were started for the transfer of the materials scanned with the recycling area and the islands of natural life to these areas. Thanks to the refinement investments, the quality of the bay water has started to improve a bit more each year.
Beaches of Izmir “Blue flag plaj
International Blue Flag Jury, blue flag beaches in Turkey in 2017 10 adding more new beach, this 10 4 took place in Izmir on the beach. The number of yüks blue flagged N beaches in the city increased to 12 by increasing 120 annually. The biggest role in this increase was the advanced biological wastewater treatment facilities of the Metropolitan Municipality. In 51, the number of lı blue flagged deki beaches in Izmir was 2018.
The purification leader of Turkey
According to the TUIK's data Izmir, Turkey maintained its leadership of the European Union for many years the per capita amount of treatment and number of people in treatment standards. The European Union, which has the most advanced biological wastewater treatment plant with 22 standard treatment facility in Izmir, with the amount falling waste water treatment and purification rate of per capita ranks first in EU standards in Turkey. Izmir also served as a wastewater treatment plant, and 581 became the only city in the municipality to increase domestic waste water by belediye 100.
100 advanced biological waste water treatment plant was put into service by investing on 14 million liras. Urla High Technology Biological Treatment Plant was opened. Urla, Bayındır, Menemen, Aliağa, Torbalı, Kemalpaşa, Seferihisar, Ayrancılar biyYazıbaşı, Özdere, Doğanbey-Ürkmez, Yeni Foça, Bayındır Hasköy, Menemen Türkelli, Tire with advanced biological treatment plants Gediz, Nif, Bakırçay, Peninsula and Küçük Menderes basins He was rescued. Cleaning operation continues with total 66 treatment plant.
Sludge Digestion and Drying Plant
In 2014, the Çiğli Waste Water Treatment Plant sludge digestion and drying units are put into service with an investment of 71 million pounds. This biogas is used instead of natural gas in the sludge drying process.
Lik Green mobilization “
Huge recreation areas, urban forests, parks, metropolitan municipality, even large areas, stone quarries were evaluated, 1 million 700 thousand trees, 64 met more than million plants. The amount of green space maintained has exceeded 16 million square meters. Inciralti, Sasali, Buca Turkey's most important urban forests in Orange Valley was created. In the landslide area in Kadifekale, the 46 building was destroyed in the 2241 hectare area, and a lush urban forest with trees such as redblood, pistachio pine and blue cypress was established.
New living spaces are coming
Çiğli Ahmet Taner Kışlalı, Air Martyrs, Muzaffer İzgü Park, Neşet Ertaş Park, Karşıyaka Mavişehir Public Park was opened. Gaziemir Evka -7 Recreation and Picnic Area, Konak Agora Park, Harmandalı Creek Edge, Bornova Adventure, Ulus parks and Dikili Beach and Bostanlı 2. stage coastal works will be put into service.
Island of flamingo
Izmir Metropolitan Municipality renewed the “completely natural C materials of the 20 kilometer of Bird Sanctuary. In addition to the planned routes as biking and hiking trails, new fishing shelters were built in the area.
as the only remaining area could reproduce the flamingos in Turkey Izmir Bird Paradise in the world's third largest island of flamingos was created.
Another beautiful coast of Izmir
The works that redesigned the 40 kilometer of coastline extending from Mavişehir to İnciraltı City Forest have been completed to a large extent. The coasts of İzmir and the coastal areas of Foça have made a brand new look.
The area of the 71 thousand 500 square meters on the Mithatpaşa Highway Underpass is transformed into a large city square.
Bicycle City Izmir
18 BIMIM, which was commissioned on January 2014, has reached the limit of alın 1,3 million usage X. BISIM, 40 station, 34 parking lot and 735 have changed a lot in the lives of the people of Izmir in a short period of time.
108 in Halkapınar, which was restored by the Metropolitan Municipality, serves as the UM Professional Factory yıllık of the annual old Flour Factory. In the historical building that hosts the Professional Factory, which offers an innovative solution model to the employment problem of the city, 75 offers training in different branches based on the qualifications required by the labor market. FabLab was established within the body of the profession, which contributed to creativity and entrepreneurship.
Great investment in history
Mayor Aziz Kocaoglu, the city's historical values to protect the day and gave important support. Localization of restoration, excavation and excavation support for the development of the tourism sector from the locomotive sectors of development in the local area.
Supporting the works in the 12 excavation area in Izmir, Izmir Metropolitan Municipality has extended its financial support to the excavations in order to bring our historical wealth to light. Since the 5, the number of 2012 million pounds has been contributed to ancient excavations.
Ancient theater comes out
The works for the discovery of the Ancient Theater of 16 thousand people in the foothills of Kadifekale which are thought to belong to the Roman period have begun. İzmir Metropolitan Municipality has been paid the expropriation cost of 11.6 million pounds for the archaeological studies so far. The ancient walls and columns of the 13 thousand square meters area were destroyed by the destruction of the crooked structures, and the excitement of approaching the magnificent work increased.
Sığacık became the star of tourism
With the historical transformation project realized by İzmir Metropolitan Municipality, houses in Sığacık Kaleiçi were restored and social and economic transformation was initiated. Sığacık, which became a shining star of tourism, became a model for ı local development “.
Kadifekale lit up
He carried out conservation and restoration works in Kadifekale city walls with a team of experts. The Byzantine cistern and 14. century, the restoration work in the remaining mosque structures of the Metropolitan, built by the great walls of Kadifekale was completed by the lighting project. Kadifekale inde the crown of the city in began to show itself in the city skyline at night.
Historic Roman road protection
The Metropolitan Municipality has reorganized Cicipark as a view terrace while the remains of the Roman Road, which dates back to the ancient Roman period, are located in the area where the Ikicesmelik Street meets Bayramyeri.
Restorations that change the face of the region
Important structures of different religions were restored. Emir Sultan Tomb, Beith Hillel Synagogue and Ayavukla Church.
Metropolitan contribution to tourism in Izmir
The Izmir Tourism Promotion Foundation, headed by Aziz Kocaoğlu, provides urban tourism to be promoted abroad with the annual support of Metropolitan Municipality by 4 million pounds.
Large investment in geotermale
Izmir Geothermal Inc. 2005 50 12, which is the partner of Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, Balcova and Narlidere facilities in the whole system was renewed and the Seferihisar Doganbey source of resources by taking the floor to play a pioneering role in electricity production. During the period of Kocaoglu, the center of the curing center in Cesme by the tourism to spread to the moon XNUMX step was taken.