İBB President Ekrem İmamoğlu made examinations on Istiklal Street, which has gained a new face with the contemporary arrangements made recently. Imamoglu, who received information from his staff about the regulations and ongoing works, made his evaluation about the trip while walking under the intense interest of the citizens. Emphasizing that Istiklal Street is an important symbol of Istanbul, İmamoğlu said, “We will have cultural and art events and exhibitions. Recently, the Mayor of Beyoğlu said that he wanted to hold an exhibition here. I said, 'Come on, do it. We are a cooperative management. We will make this place a much more special and identity space for Istanbul. Hopefully, we will visit this place with our Beyoğlu Mayor as soon as possible”.
The Mayor of Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality (IMM) made examinations on Beyoğlu Istiklal Street, which has gained a more contemporary look than before with the latest arrangements. İmamoğlu, accompanied by a full staff of IMM senior management and bureaucrats, received information from his staff about the new generation regulations along the street. İmamoğlu, who conveyed his own suggestions to his colleagues, also met with intense interest from the citizens. İmamoğlu, who fulfills the requests of the citizens to take photos, has a pleasant time with the citizens. sohbets carried out. İmamoğlu also made his evaluations about the trip to Istiklal Street among the citizens by walking along the road.
“Under IMM's AUTHORITY”
Saying, “I see the productions that we talked about and started with my friends about a year ago,” İmamoğlu said:
“This is what we do today: Istiklal Street is an important symbol of Istanbul. under the jurisdiction of the IMM. In order to plan this process from Taksim to Tünel, to enrich it with activities, and to create a more professional area in this area, which has been enriched with the historical tram, we have started a process with our entire team, from the cleanliness of the place to its identity and public relations. In particular, our sitting groups attracted a lot of attention. There are people who want to breathe, when they walk along the road, there are people who need to sit and rest. Identified, qualified, secure… You already see, special design. In other words, they made an application that provides the green cover here with its wood, casting, selected trees.”
“It's a shame that even this is a policy”
Reminding that Beyoğlu Municipality had trees made of wooden pots on the street before, İmamoğlu said, “The process here has been in correspondence with Beyoğlu Municipality for almost a year. So correspondence is being made. It is informed that the change will be made, etc. It was insensitive. It was politics. It is a pity that politics is made on this, and politics even on this. Our District Mayor is successful when he focuses on his job. We saw that many problems were solved when he focused on his work and engaged in dialogue with us. I wish our District Mayor not to act like other district mayors, to focus on the mayorship, and even to sit on these benches when he gets tired. If it will make a contribution to our trees, it can be,” he said.
“Hopefully, we will travel here with our mayor of Beyoğlu soon”
“We have cleaning, security and police teams here. Saying that there are citizens sitting when they are tired, İmamoğlu said, “It will work anyway. It's very safe. It cannot be easily moved. Others were units that could be moved left and right. Let the mayor come, sit down, get a coffee and drink it. Greet our craftsmen. She is more beautiful. The public relations aspect is particularly important here. On one side, our Public Relations Department will be active. Our police will be active here. The function of our police here is to create order and create a healthy environment. We will have cultural and artistic events, we will have exhibitions. Recently, the Mayor of Beyoğlu said that he wanted to hold an exhibition here. I said, 'Come on, do it. We are a cooperative management on certain days when they inform us, as long as it does not conflict. Istiklal Street is a very valuable area of ours. We will make this place a much more special and identity space for Istanbul. I hope we will visit this place with our Beyoğlu Mayor as soon as possible”.
Imamoglu's Istiklal Street investigation tour ended as it started, under the intense interest of the citizens.