Izmir Metropolitan Municipality implemented a single card application in public transportation in line with the demands of martyrs' relatives, veterans and their relatives. Now, the relatives of veterans and martyrs will be able to get on public transportation vehicles with the card issued by the Ministry of Family and Social Services, without using the İzmirim Card.
Izmir Metropolitan Municipality has ended the obligation to carry double cards for relatives of martyrs, veterans and veterans in public transportation. The Metropolitan Municipality, which established the Martyrs' Relatives and Veterans Branch Directorate within the scope of the Social Services Department a month and a half ago, contacted the relevant associations in a short time and identified their problems.
In line with the demands received, it was ensured that the relatives of veterans and martyrs could use the cards they received from the Ministry of Family and Social Services instead of İzmirim Card in public transportation vehicles belonging to İzmir Metropolitan Municipality.
Application with HES code to use the card
Relatives of martyrs, veterans and relatives of veterans who want to benefit from the application that started as of November, the card given to them by the Ministry of Family and Social Services, the İzmirim Card they use, if any, and the indefinite HEPP codes, which are located at the address of National Library Street No: 10/1C, İzmir Metropolitan Municipality İzmir Teknoloji Konak Card. They can apply to the Center.
“We will continue to remove the obstacles in front of our veterans”
İzmir Metropolitan Municipality Martyrs' Relatives and Veterans Branch Manager Güneri Onur Çeliker said, “We visited the associations that serve the relatives of martyrs, veterans and veterans in İzmir and listened to their problems. The most common request we received was that the cards given to them by the Ministry of Family and Social Policies could not be used in transportation. ESHOT General Directorate and İzmir İnovasyon ve Teknoloji A.Ş. We held meetings with With our work, we have completely eliminated this problem as of November. Our veterans will be able to use the card given to them by the Ministry in public transportation without using an additional İzmirim Card. As Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, we will continue to remove the obstacles in front of veterans, martyrs' relatives and veteran's relatives.
Problems are solved
Turkish Combat Veterans Association İzmir Second Region Karşıyaka Branch President Ali Taşçı said, “At our request, they started a study on our cards. Our problem is solved. In addition, the Department of Martyrs' Relatives and Veterans was established within the Izmir Metropolitan Municipality. We met with them and conveyed our many requests. They also continue to solve our problems. I would like to thank everyone who contributed,” he said.