Muğla Metropolitan Municipality, with the Barrier-Free Beaches project, enables disabled citizens to meet the sea as easily as everyone else. Within the scope of the project implemented in 2016, the Metropolitan Municipality increased the number of specially designed beaches throughout the province to 21 in order to enable disabled citizens to enter the sea.
In Muğla, which has the longest coastline in Turkey, the Barrier-Free Beaches project, which was implemented by Muğla Metropolitan Municipality in 2016, continues by expanding, so that citizens from all walks of life can swim. Within the scope of the project, which was implemented in order to ensure that especially disabled citizens can meet the sea as easily as everyone else, the Metropolitan Municipality has so far created 8 barrier-free beaches in 21 districts.
Although there is no beach under the responsibility of the Metropolitan Municipality throughout the province, its efforts for the disabled to reach the sea are appreciated. In case of the request of the disabled citizens, the disabled transportation vehicles are transported to the beaches, and if there is a demand, they are provided to meet with the sea in the presence of the personnel in charge. Citizens who do not request can use the barrier-free beaches accompanied by their families or companions. In addition, services such as the security of the beaches and lifeguard services are provided by the institutions and organizations that operate the beaches.
Enjoying the sea is no longer an obstacle with Barrier-Free Beaches
Barrier-Free Beaches, built by the Muğla Metropolitan Municipality, are appreciated by the citizens who come to Muğla's beaches for a holiday before the upcoming Eid al-Adha. Disabled citizens, who benefit from walking platforms, special sun loungers and special changing cabins on the barrier-free beaches implemented by the Metropolitan Municipality, enjoy the sea with their families without hindrance.
The 8 barrier-free beaches in 21 counties are;
In Bodrum district; Kumbahçe Public Beach, Turgutreis Public Beach, Bitez Public Beach, Ortakent Public Beach, Gumbet Public Beach, Gundogan Public Beach, Türkbükü Public Beach, Sarsala Public Beach in Dalaman District, Kille Public Beach, Datça District; Karaincir Public Beach, Hastanesialtı Public Beach, Orcey Hotel Front Beach, Palamutbükü Public Beach, Taşlık Public Beach, in Marmaris district; İçmeler Public Beach in Fethiye District; İnlice Public Beach is in Milas District; Güllük Public Beach, Ören Public Beach, Boğaziçi Public Beach in Ortaca District; SARÇED Public Beach in Ula District; Akyaka Public Beach.
Metropolitan's Barrier-Free Beaches project received an international award
Muğla Metropolitan Municipality's Barrier-Free Beaches Project honor award at the "Human City Design" awards, which is shown among the top five design competitions in the world and organized for the third time this year by the Seoul Design Foundation. kazanwas. The project achieved a great success by receiving an honor award among more than 22 international applications from 100 countries.