Sakarya Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Ekrem Yüce participated in the International Marmara City Forum organized by the Marmara Municipalities Union between October 1-3. In the session titled 'Presidents Speak: Thinking Together, Acting Together', President Ekrem Yüce said, “It is possible to create livable cities, to act together and to produce common values. Our greatest wish is the emergence of happy cities that produce by providing an atmosphere of peace and trust with the right rules ”.
Ekrem Yüce, Mayor of Metropolitan Municipality, participated in the International Marmara City Forum organized by the Union of Marmara Municipalities in Istanbul. Former Mayor of the Union of Marmara Municipalities Tahir Köse moderated by Kocaeli Mayor Tahir Büyükakın, Bursa Mayor Alinur Aktaş, Balıkesir Mayor Yücel Yılmaz, Edirne Mayor Recep Gürkan, Yalova Mayor Vefa Salman, Büyükçekmece Mayor Hasan Akgün and In the session titled Çağ Presidents Speak: Thinking Together, Moving Together Bağ attended by the Mayor of Bağcılar Lokman Çağırıcı, Mayor Yüce pointed out that creating livable cities can be possible by acting together and producing common values.
A new transport vision
Speaking at the session, President Ekrem Yüce said, öncelikle In order to think together and act together, we must first identify our problems. What are our problems? What kind of solutions can we provide to these problems? We need to work on this. One of the most important problems in our cities is traffic. The issue of traffic is one of the most important problems that our municipalities must produce. In today's world, the most basic solution of the traffic problem is rail systems. As for our city, we continue our work on urban rail systems. We researched rail systems, production and application centers around the world with the idea of how we can do this with high technology. We want to bring a new transportation vision to our city by continuing our detailed researches. ”
Problems will be overcome by hand
Mayor Yüce said, yatay Horizontal architecture, which is one of the most proud features of Sakarya, is an important point to be taken into consideration when making urban transformations. Citizens living in cities to live a common life, should be done to instill awareness of common thinking. The problems of the city can be overcome by hand with the people living in that city. It is possible to create livable cities, to act together, to produce common values. Our greatest wish is the emergence of happy cities that produce peace and confidence with the right rules. ”
Mayor Yüce mentioned that when municipalism is a love affair, üce Municipalism is not a profession. In order to become mayor, you must have a love of service. If you do not have this love, you will not be successful in any activity. We are working day and night to improve the living standards of our citizens living in our city with the confidence we receive from our citizens and with the love of service within us. We care a lot about this. To ensure that our city has convenient and easy transportation systems, that our city is cautious against a possible disaster and to strengthen the power of our cultural wealth. Our work on this issue will continue increasingly. ”