Kocaoğlu made a statement regarding the explosion on the İZBAN line: Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Aziz Kocaoğlu said to the employees on the İZBAN line on Friday, "Get well soon" to the passengers about the explosion caused by the arc on the rental train from TCDD. Stating that the necessary measures have been taken, Kocaoğlu said, "The important thing is life safety." Kocaoğlu explained that there are places to appeal in the 1/100 thousand scale Manisa-İzmir Environmental Plan, suspended by the Ministry of Environment and Urbanization.
Kocaoğlu answered journalists' questions about the city agenda after the ceremony held in İnciraltı City Forest on 9 vehicles to work in 93 districts. Kocaoğlu, who made an assessment of the incident that happened due to the arc occurring in the train rented by İZBAN A.Ş., which made a suburban expedition, from TCDD, said, “There was an invisible accident. Thank goodness there is no loss of life. Inevitably, there was a panic and damage was caused by this panic. We say get well soon. Friends made the necessary explanations. We hope that we will never have an accident like this again. ” Kocaoğlu stated that whether the 10 train sets coming from Ankara will be withdrawn from the voyage or not, necessary measures have been taken and said, “This is a technical issue. The important thing is life safety. Health first. Whatever it takes will be done for him. ”
Expressing that with the opening of the Torbalı Station, the freight and passenger trains that use the İZBAN line will be out of the main line, and the frequencies of the trips will increase. The turning point for this could be the opening of Torbali. With the opening of the line, the issue of cutting the regional trains from the south in Torbalı became almost clear. This happens when the bag is opened. ”
“METRO DOESN'T BE SAFE”
Speaking about the security personnel crisis that started after the cleaning works and the security tender that took place in İzmir Metro A.Ş. There is no interference with us. The procedure continues in the legal framework. New employees will be replaced. There may always be situations such as the tender being deadlocked and postponed in every institution. It does not remain unsafe. They perform a temporary assignment for force majeure, it is taken care of. There is no problem. ”
AN APPROACH TO THE MINISTRY PLAN
Kocaoğlu stated that the evaluation on the 100 thousand-scale Manisa-İzmir Environmental Plan, which was suspended by the Ministry of Environment and Urbanization, continued and said that there are also places to object. Kocaoğlu said, “We have evaluated. There are places we can accept. We have some things to appeal. There may also be issues leading to the case. If something is vital for the future of the city, it goes to the case. But if there is no such thing, we are not enthusiastic to sue. We will look and evaluate according to the situation, ”he said.