Erzurum Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Mehmet Sekmen met with the Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Adil Karaismailoğlu through the video conference system. AK Party Erzurum Deputies Prof. Dr. Recep Akdağ, Selami Altınok, Zehra Taşkesenlioğlu and İbrahim Aydemir attended the meeting, which included Erzurum Governor Okay Memiş and AK Party Erzurum Provincial Head Mehmet Emin Öz. At the meeting where Metropolitan Mayor Mehmet Sekmen shared information about transportation projects in Erzurum, Minister Karaismailoğlu expressed his views on the government's investments in Erzurum and the region. During the meeting, in which the last situation was evaluated as well as the transportation measures taken during the epidemic, Minister Karaismailoğlu underlined that there would be no disruption in the investments planned by the ministry.
TRANSPORT HIGHLIGHT FROM SEKMEN
Metropolitan Mayor Mehmet Sekmen stated that transportation is a very important factor in achieving these goals in the meeting, where Erzurum pointed out that they have very large goals in the field of tourism, especially summer and winter sports. Expressing their desire to display a special approach to Erzurum and the region, especially in terms of air transportation, President Sekmen stated that they would like to introduce the light rail transportation system to Erzurum. During the meeting held with the video conference system, Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Adil Karaismailoğlu, who also exchanged views with the delegation of Erzurum, noted that very serious investment projects are being carried out in the land, air and rail transportation point in the Eastern Anatolia Region and that the process will continue without disruption.
FINAL EVALUATION FROM THE PRESIDENT SEKMEN
On the other hand, President Mehmet Sekmen pointed out that Erzurum will become a center of attraction with its transportation opportunities and opportunities after the meeting with the Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Adil Karaismailoğlu. President Sekmen said: “We talked to our Minister of Transportation about the transportation projects that concern our city and our region, and expressed our demands and expectations. In the Ovit Tunnel investment, which will connect Erzurum and the region to the Black Sea, we have stated that Dallıkavak and Kırık tunnels must be completed as soon as possible to realize the real purpose. We had some evaluations on the axis of tourism and transportation, and we shared our expectations with our Minister in this sense. Our minister also asked us to be good cheer in terms of transportation investments that concern Erzurum and the region. We thank our Minister for his close interest and especially his approach to our city. ”