Karahisar Castle ropeway project has been approved: Mayor of Afyonkarahisar Burhanettin Çoban has announced that it has been granted permission from the Regional Council for the Protection of Cultural and Natural Heritage in Eskişehir for accessing the Karahisar Castle with a ropeway. President Shepherd, Castle and Erdal Akar Park to be installed between the cable car will be installed at the end of 2017 said.
Afyonkarahisar Mayor Burhanettin Çoban was the guest of the second session of the Provincial Assembly's October meetings. Before the meeting, Mayor Shepherd visited Salih Sel, the Chairman of the Provincial Assembly, and made a presentation about the activities to the members of the assembly at the meeting. Mayor Shepherd, Karahisar Castle's tourism kazanTo a question about the lift, they said, “The cable car spoils the view, it distorts the silhouette. We advertised in the newspapers, we said that we are looking for technical people to build an elevator for Afyon Castle. Italian companies, Swiss companies, Ankara companies came. Only 52 million liras was going to the steel system, 10-15 million was going to the elevator, 60-65 million liras was going to the elevator. That is very serious number. We took it to the SIT Board, we explained the situation, they calculated. This Friday, there was a board meeting in Eskişehir. Permission was granted for Erdal Akar Park, not from the Square we wanted, but from Hıdırlık. The text will come tomorrow. Projects are being made. Hopefully, at the end of 2017, we will offer our cable car to the service of the people of Afyon and to the service of our guests.
Stressing that Afyonkarahisar has made significant progress in investments compared to other provinces, President Çoban has proven himself with his exemplary works, not with the thermals and hotels of Afyonkarahisar, but emphasizing that the university students came to the state they visited.