Izmir Metropolitan Municipality brought green areas as much as 10 Buca Prison areas to the city in one year. Mayor of Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Tunç Soyer, stating that they will continue to implement exemplary projects for Turkey in line with the goal of a life in harmony with nature, “Because we are a part of nature. The further we get away from nature, the further we get away from ourselves and from each other.”
Mayor of Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Tunç SoyerIn line with the 's goal of living in harmony with nature, the green presence of the city has been increased. As a result of the works carried out by the Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Parks and Gardens Department, a green area of 100 thousand 10 square meters, which corresponds to approximately 716 Buca Prison areas, was brought to Izmir with an investment of 192 million.
“We are part of nature”
Mayor of Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Tunç Soyer, “Our Strategy for Living in Harmony with Nature, which is the summary of the Climate Action Plan and the Green City Action Plan, describes a way that integrates all the actions of İzmir in this area. In line with this strategy, we will continue to implement and continue many exemplary projects for Turkey in order to increase the green infrastructure in the city. The only way to be resistant to disasters and epidemics is to live a life in harmony with nature. Because we are part of nature. The further we get away from nature, the further we get away from ourselves and from each other.”
145 thousand plant support
Izmir Metropolitan Municipality has made many investments, especially Olivelo Living Park Project, Turkey's first horticultural therapy area, İnciraltı Garden, Demirköprü and Agora Park works within the scope of "CittaSlow Calm Neighborhood" project, within the scope of the "Living Parks" project, where the people of Izmir will integrate with nature and forest in 2022. implemented it. In addition to the newly created green areas throughout the year, many existing parks, especially 30 parks damaged in the October 12 earthquake, were renewed within the scope of maintenance and repair works. In addition, children's playgrounds were renewed at 12 points in 56 districts so that children can play in much healthier and safer conditions. In line with the demands, approximately 145 thousand plant support was provided to public institutions and non-governmental organizations, including educational institutions.
Work continues for the third phase of the Flamingo Nature Park, two phases of which have been completed. Fırat Nursery Living Park, Çiğli Atatürk Mahallesi Park and Bayraklı The works in Körfez Mahallesi Park will be completed this year.
Günceleme: 24/01/2023 11:35