Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Tunç Soyer examined the ongoing rain water separation project of the İZSU General Directorate in Buca. Stating that the bed of Kozağaç Stream, which overflows in heavy rains, was also expanded with the first phase of the project, which includes the construction of a 15-kilometer rainwater line, Mayor Tunç Soyer said, “We are working in mobilization to create a modern infrastructure all over İzmir. This period will go down in history as the period in which the most rainwater canals were produced in the city's history.
Continuing their work in line with the clean bay goal of Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Tunç Soyer, the Metropolitan Municipality and İZSU General Directorate continue an important investment in Buca. Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Tunç Soyer, who examined the project that will prevent floods in heavy rainy periods and accelerate the cleaning process of the Izmir Bay, received information from İZSU General Manager Aysel Özkan. Stating that there will be no raids in Buca in heavy rains with the project, Metropolitan Mayor Tunç Soyer said, “We are working in mobilization to create a modern infrastructure all over İzmir. This period will go down in history as the period in which the most rain water canals were produced in the city's history.
Thanks to the first stage project, which will cost 45,5 million liras, the 15-kilometer canal construction in Akıncılar, Fırat, Kozağaç, Governor Rahmi Bey, Yenigün, Menderes, Dumlupınar, Çamlıkule, Adatepe, Kuruçeşme neighborhoods will end the raids caused by heavy rainfall. It also accelerated the production by triple the number of teams.
The section of Kozağaç Stream is being expanded
The bed of Kozağaç Stream, which overflows in heavy rains and negatively affects life, is also expanded within the scope of these works. During this work, the centuries-old trees in the area were also preserved. With the cooperation of the General Directorate of İZSU with the Municipality of Buca, changes were made in the zoning plan and tens of trees, each of which is at least a century old, were ensured to continue their existence in the region.
İZSU General Directorate is 30 kilometers in Bornova Kazımdirik, Adalet, Manavkuyu, Mansuroğlu, Ergene and Erzene Neighborhoods, Konak Gültepe, Murat, Atamer, Millet, Huzur, Anatolia, Zeybek, Çınartepe, Saygı, Mehmet Akif, Ferahlı, Boğaziçi, Yavuz Selim, 26 August continues the construction of a total of 17 kilometers of storm water lines, 62 kilometers in Ulubatlı neighborhoods. With the completion of the tender processes, 273 km of stormwater production will have started by the end of this year.