📩 03/01/2022 12:44
IMM President Ekrem İmamoğluallocated the first working day of 2022 to the Golden Horn. İmamoğlu, who made examinations on the shores of the Golden Horn, covered the distance between Eyüpsultan State Hospital and Feshane by tram. İmamoğlu, who listens to the problems of the citizens and observes the works on the shore of the Golden Horn, said, “We aim to open the Eminönü-Alibeyköy Tram, which currently serves until Cibali, at the end of 2022. On the one hand, the drawings and designs of Eminönü Square are finished. We clarify this process. We will meet in a very beautiful square there,” he said.
Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality (IMM) President Ekrem İmamoğlustarted its first shift of 2022 on the shores of the Golden Horn. İmamoğlu, who stepped on the shores of the Golden Horn with his staff; He visited the construction sites of İGDAŞ Park, Gabdulla Tukay Park, Feshane Sufi Museum and Haliç Water Sports Center in Beyoğlu, within the borders of Eyüpsultan district. İmamoğlu, who carried out most of the examination trip on foot, covered the distance between Eyüpsultan State Hospital and Feshane by tram. Listening to the demands of the citizens he encountered on the road and on the tram, İmamoğlu conveyed the problems to his staff. İmamoğlu also made his assessment of the study tour on the shores of the Golden Horn.
“HALIC HAS TURNED INTO A LIVING SPACE ATTRACTING PEOPLE”
Stating that they gained hundreds of thousands of square meters of green space for Eyüpsultan with the end of Eminönü-Alibeyköy Tramway, İmamoğlu said, “Of course, there is another part that does not end. Especially the Silahtarağa section is one of the sections that will be completed quickly. With their crossing, when I say both a pedestrian axis moving in the direction of Kağıthane and a pedestrian axis moving in the direction of Eyüpsultan, a bicycle path, and some sports facilities, this place actually turns into a very important living space. Everyone knows our meticulousness towards the Golden Horn. This place really turned into a living space that attracts people with its greenness; continues to evolve,” he said.
“WE WANT TO GO IN HARMONY WITH THE HISTORICAL TEXTURE IN THE HALIC”
Saying, “Adding hundreds of thousands of square meters of green space in the Golden Horn to people's lives is a great value,” said İmamoğlu. There are historical areas at certain points. We want to act by protecting them. At the end of our morning walk today, we will reach Feshane. Our very special works continue in Feshane. When the restoration is finished, we intend to bring very special museum areas to Istanbul there. It's a beautiful day. First working day. Have a good day to all Istanbulites, have a good week, have a good month, have a good year. May our working days always pass by producing good works and producing good works. Wishing you healthy days. Don't forget to walk," he said.
“WE WILL MEET WITH A VERY BEAUTIFUL SQUARE IN EMINÖNÜ”
İmamoğlu made his second evaluation during the Eminönü-Alibeyköy Tram journey. Reminding that the line, which was put into service on January 1, 2021, with the participation of CHP Chairman Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu and IYI Party Chairman Meral Akşener, has now ended in Cibali, İmamoğlu said, “We see that it is used intensively. But its real capacity will be reached when Eminönü section joins. We are currently working hard there. We are working on Unkapanı Bridge crossings, we are working on İSKİ lines, we are working on road crossings. There, Unkapani Bridge was very troubled. We made it, we renewed it. On the one hand, the drawings and designs of Eminönü Square are finished. We clarify this process. We will meet in a very beautiful square there”. Eminönü – Alibeyköy Tram Line; Kabataş Emphasizing that it will serve in integration with Bağcılar Tram Line and Hacıosman - Yenikapı Metro Line, İmamoğlu drew attention to the fact that work is being carried out in a historical area. İmamoğlu said, “There is such a difficulty. When the technical and administrative processes are recovered, I hope by the end of 2022, we will be able to deliver this tram to Eminönü," he said.