Izmir Metropolitan Mayor Tunç Soyer continued his feast tours with the municipal staff today. Meeting with the ESHOT drivers who went on the first flight in the morning at 05.00, Soyer said, “The lives of hundreds of passengers you carry every day are entrusted to you. That's why it's a big job. We are proud of all of you for getting out of this. ”
Izmir Metropolitan Mayor Tunç Soyer celebrated his holidays by visiting ESHOT General Directorate, Park Bahçeler, Police, Fire Brigade, Information Processing and Cemetery departments and Eşrefpaşa Hospital staff. Mayor Soyer finally feasted with the staff in the main service building of the Metropolitan Municipality.
“My childhood dream was to become a bus driver”
General Secretary of İzmir Metropolitan Municipality. Mayor Tunç Soyer, who came to the Buca Adatepe Garage of ESHOT at 05.00 in the morning with Buğra Gökçe, welcomed ESHOT General Manager Erhan Bey and DİSK Aegean Regional Representative Memiş Sarı as well as the drivers prepared for the task. Soyer, who feasted one by one with the drivers going on the trip, reminding that ESHOT was the 77th anniversary of the establishment, “So institutions remain, we are passengers. We are going through. During this period, we keep watch. Being part of such a deep-rooted institution is an honor for all of us. Proud, ”he said. Referring to his childhood memories in his speech, Tunç Soyer said: “When I was about 8-10, I wanted to be a bus driver. It was my biggest ideal in life. Kısmet, I couldn't be but I had the opportunity to share this with you today. ”
“You represent us proudly”
Izmir Metropolitan Mayor Tunç Soyer said, “Easy to speak, you carry hundreds of people every day. They are entrusted to you. That's why it's a big job. We are all proud of you that you have overcome this. At the same time, you are the face of Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, in front of the people of Izmir. For this reason, your stance actually represents the Izmir Metropolitan Municipality. You start the day at five in the morning. Sleepless days. It's really not easy. I would like to thank you all for representing us with pride, ”he said.
Stating that the municipality is a large institution and therefore they cannot meet with the employees frequently, Mayor Soyer said: “Make sure that a friend will make a mistake that ties us all. Therefore, I ask you to always remind each other of this. Because İzmir's name is very big. We will try to grow together. ”
"Turkey is closely following the Izmir"
Izmir Metropolitan Mayor Tunç Soyer continued his holiday visits with the campus of the Department of Parks and Gardens. Here, Çiğdem Uğurluoğlu, the Head of the Park and Gardens Department of Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, welcomed Soyer and the employees. Asking everyone to strive to do their job in the best possible way, President Soyer said, “The work we all do is interconnected and we all complement each other. Turkey is closely following the Izmir. And whatever we do or don't do is all recorded somewhere. We have an important place in terms of municipal social democrats in Turkey. This is a responsibility. It is in our hands to protect and move forward. ”
“If it makes the change, Izmir will do it”
Referring to the country's economic progress Tunç Soyer, he said: "In Turkey we complained, what if we turn, we know that it is possible its better. We have to expect this from ourselves, not from anyone. Turkey really is getting worse. Ten years ago, a minimum wage earned six quarters of gold, now it can buy three. In ten years, each of us has become half impoverished. We live in a difficult country. We know that the solution is in a fairer, more democratic management. Here we are who will establish it. If we wait for someone else to fix this, we'll make a mistake. If we produce a good service, we made the right municipality will pave the way for change in Turkey. If he does, İzmir will do it, we will do it. For this reason, the effort that each of you makes is very valuable. ”