Izmir Metropolitan Municipality added 22 new midibuses of domestic production to its public transportation fleet. Emphasizing that the midibuses that will serve under the ESHOT General Directorate will mainly operate in narrow and hilly districts, Mayor Tunç Soyer gave the message, "We will have more gifts to our city and our people."
On the one hand, İzmir Metropolitan Municipality, which focuses on rail system investments and currently carries out six different projects at the same time, on the other hand, continues to increase the quality of its rubber-tyred public transportation service. A further 22 new domestically produced midibuses have been added to the fleet of ESHOT General Directorate.
Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Tunç Soyer examined the vehicles that had just come out of the factory and were brought to the city. President Soyer, with an investment of approximately 647 million TL in the last three years, has made a total of 252 buses, 170 solo and 422 articulated, and 4 midibuses, 29 of which are for the use of disabled citizens. kazanstated that they did.
Goodbye, use Izmir
Stating that the midibuses were purchased to serve the narrow streets and hilly districts where buses have difficulty entering, Mayor Soyer said, “With the inclusion of these vehicles in our fleet, we have put 473 new buses into the service of our people in the last three years. Let it be our New Year's gift to Izmir. We will have more gifts to make our citizens' lives easier and to ensure that they receive 100% equal service. This year, we will purchase 33 more midibuses. Our tenders for the purchase of 100 electric buses have also started. Good luck to our city; may our fellow citizens enjoy it," he said.
Which districts will it work in?
Otokar's Sultan City model midibuses; It has a capacity of 25 seats and can carry one wheelchair passenger. Vehicles with air conditioning, disabled ramps and automatic transmission; It was purchased from the State Supply Office for 17 million 218 thousand TL. vehicles, mainly Karşıyaka the villages of Şemikler, Yamanlar and Sancaklı; Bornova Çiçek, Cengizhan, Fuat Edip Baksi, Kahramanlar, Kandere and Beşpınar neighborhoods; Konak will operate on the lines serving Halil Rıfat Pasha, Kaynak, Ballıkuyu, Eserkent, Ali Fuat Erden neighborhoods and Buca İsmet Paşa and Ferahlı neighborhoods.