📩 22/09/2022 11:30
Mayor of Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Tunç Soyer and Head of the European Union Delegation to Turkey, Ambassador Nikolaus Meyer-Landrut, started the Car-Free City Day, the last day of the European Mobility Week, with a morning walk in Kültürpark. walking for about an hour Tunç Soyer and Nikolaus Meyer-Landrut drew attention to the importance of urban mobility for sustainability.
Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Mayor before the introduction of the Izmir Sustainable Urban Mobility Plan carried out with the European Union (EU) and the Car Free Day activities that will continue throughout the day. Tunç Soyer and Head of EU Delegation to Turkey Ambassador Nikolaus Meyer-Landrut started the day with a walk.
In the march that started from the Kulturpark Lausanne Gate and lasted for about an hour, the President Tunç Soyer He gave information to his guest about Kültürpark, one of the biggest green areas of the city.
“İzmir is one of the leading cities”
Making a statement to the journalists after the march, Nikolaus Meyer-Landrut said that Izmir Metropolitan Municipality is one of the leading cities in Sustainable Urban Mobility. Nikolaus Meyer-Landrut, who also stated that İzmir is devoted to such issues, said, “Every time I come here, I see that some steps have been taken regarding green transformation. The new metro line, electric ferries, transportation to the city by bicycle… Good work is being done on such issues. The European Union will always support this policy of the Izmir Metropolitan Municipality. We are proud to support the sustainable mobility efforts of this city. İzmir has always acted in a goal-oriented manner and we are proud to support this.”
Mayor Soyer talked about the work of the municipality
Mayor of Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Tunç Soyer Stating that they are working for sustainable transportation and a livable city, he said that they carry out important projects in every field from bicycle paths to rail systems and transportation to the sea.