Tram will reduce carbon emissions: Alsancak Port in the privatization process was discussed in Izmir Economic Development Coordination Board. DTO President Öztürk said that the channels to be opened with the Great Gulf Project are of great importance in terms of the development of the port. Arkas Holding CEO Önder Türkkanı said that port privatization was not possible before the screening activity in the bay was completed. President Aziz Kocaoglu, the delayed EIA report, while the President of the Chamber of Commerce Demirtas said X 2013 end of the EIA process started at 2015 or 2016 in the beginning of the approval process asked for completion.
55 was held at the Historical Gas Plant of Izmir Economic Development Coordination Board (İEKKK). meeting, Izmir Alsancak Port with the new development plan and Karşıyaka and Konak trams were discussed. In his opening speech, President Mehmet Tiryaki stated that they expect the economy to come to the forefront with the election atmosphere being left behind. Tiryaki, last week in Brussels to outgoing Mayor Aziz Kocaoglu led the İzmir delegation, noting also the theme of the European Union before, "a city like Izmir, Turkey is a very important step in terms of showing the EU stability. Izmir to contact with EU countries showed that Turkey does not consist in Istanbul, "he said. Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Aziz Kocaoglu said that they had the opportunity to observe the positive image of Izmir between EU countries at the end of the negotiations in Brussels.
Tram will reduce carbon emissions
The first agenda item of the IEKKK meeting was the tramway projects in Karsiyaka and Konak lines. İzmir Metropolitan Municipality Deputy Secretary General Buğra Gökçe shared the details of both projects with the members of the Board. Gökçe stated that the construction works continued as planned and explained the advantages that the tram will bring to the urban transportation, contribution to the reduction of air pollution and visuals of the city in the visual texture. Gökçe pointed out that a full tram can carry passengers carrying the 2 bellows bus or the 145 passenger car. Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, stressed that they fulfill one of Turkey is a signatory to the Kyoto Protocol of the important conditions Mr. Grant Gokce, expressed in carbon dioxide emissions with the entry into service of the tram that year 19.271 ton reduction achieved. Metropolitan Municipality Deputy Secretary General Gökçe, thanks to the green cross-sectional application on the grass floor, said that the tram will make a significant contribution to urban aesthetics.
Let's not waste time for the port
Another presentation at the Izmir Economic Development Coordination Board meeting was carried out by Yusuf Öztürk, Chairman of the Board of İzmir Chamber of Shipping. Ozturk informed the board members about the state of Izmir Alsancak Port during the privatization process and said m The implementation of the new plan will be a great motivation for Izmir, which has been the year of 8 Özel. In the new zoning plan, it is worth mentioning that the peer construction has decreased from 1,25 to 0,50 and the AVM project has been canceled. he said he shouldn't be lost.
Yusuf Öztürk, Chairman of the Izmir Branch of the Chamber of Shipping, noted that the Büyük Körfez Project, which will be implemented in cooperation with İzmir Metropolitan Municipality and TCDD, is of great importance for the development of Alsancak Port. It will be like the harbor, Lim he said.
Our eyes are in Ankara
İzmir Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Aziz Kocaoğlu stated that they are waiting for the EIA Report to scan the port road within the scope of Büyük Körfez Project to be realized together with TCDD. EIA report should be done immediately to scan out, Ç he said.
Not without a scan!
Arkas Holding CEO Önder Türkkanı, one of the members of İEKKK, said that the target of the second quarter of 2016 was privatized for the privatization of Alsancak Port. Türkkanı stated that it is not possible for the private sector to undertake a screening activity which is not finalized by the state, inin It would be more accurate to complete the screening activity first and then go to privatization Devlet.
We expect EIA approval
İzmir Chamber of Commerce Chairman Ekrem Demirtaş pointed out that the EIA process of the Büyük Körfez project, which started at 2013, is still in progress, adding, halen We expect the approval process at the end of 2015 or 2016. The rehabilitation project is of great importance for Alsancak Port. Rehabil Ekrem Demirtas added that the construction areas in the port area had decreased considerably with the new planning and that the intensity was very low and that the plan should be approved in the name of the city and the tender should be done.