Governorship of Kocaeli, North Marmara Motorway quarry opened for use in the commercial part of Kocaeli is not for commercial purposes, the license will be canceled after completion of the highway announced.
As a result of the researches required and to be used within the scope of the studies of Kocaeli section of the North Marmara Highway which is expected to ease Istanbul-Kocaeli and Sakarya traffic, joining the two continents, which is the continuation of Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge and which is planned to be opened to service in 2020, the specifications and quality of the required material in accordance with the technical reports in terms of only the district of Kandira, Babaköy neighborhood has been located within the boundaries of the Governor's Office with the appropriate views of the General Directorate of Mining and Petroleum Affairs issued a license for the field in question.
-Kandira Highways in Babakoy 1. The 13 Hectare area allocated to the Regional Directorate is not intended for commercial purposes but allocated for use in public service,
- As a result of the examinations made by the members of Kocaeli Regional Directorate of Conservation of Cultural Heritage and Museum Directorate related to the rock tombs in Babaköy in Kandira, it was determined that the rock tombs in the region were outside the borders of the license and that the bird flight was within 310 meters distance. there is no harm in carrying out work in the license field in question ”.
- All precautions have been taken to ensure that the rock tombs and historical tissue in question are not damaged by the works.
-Roads 1. During the operations of the quarry, which was commissioned by the Regional Directorate as of August, 2019, the necessary sensitivity is shown to ensure that the historical texture is not disturbed and that the environment is not damaged outside the quarry area.
- During the studies in the region, the total number of 2159 oak trees marked for cutting, the number of 803 of the marked trees is above the diameter of 20 cm and the remaining number of 1356 is below the diameter of 20 cm, which we call thinner diameter.
Northern Marmara Motorway (including 3. Bosphorus Bridge) Kurtköy-Akyazı (Including Connection Roads) Section will be canceled and the Environmental Compliance Plan will be prepared and reforested.