IMM President Ekrem İmamoğlumade examinations on the Mecidiyeköy-Mahmutbey Metro Line, which he could not attend the opening on October 19 due to the Kovid-28 treatment. Emphasizing that the line, whose positive effects on the urban traffic and the intensity of metrobus use are seen in a short time, is very valuable, İmamoğlu said, “Our people are getting used to it. With a very dense population; It passes through our districts such as Bağcılar, Esenler, Gaziosmanpaşa and Kağıthane, and meets Şişli. It is a line that will affect the Metrobus line very closely. My friends say it's currently down to 50 daily counts; even though we have a new line rather,” he said. After his metro experience, İmamoğlu met with tradesmen and citizens at the neighborhood market in Esenler Kazım Karabekir District, which he visited during the election campaign.
Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality (IMM) President Ekrem İmamoğlumade examinations on the Mecidiyeköy-Mahmutbey Metro Line, which was opened on October 28 and offered to citizens free of charge for 10 days. During his investigations on the line, whose positive effects on urban traffic and the intensity of metrobus usage were seen in a short time, İmamoğlu; IMM Deputy Secretary General Orhan Demir, Rail Systems Department Head Pelin Alpkökin and Metro A.Ş. General Manager Özgür Soy accompanied him. Before entering the Mecidiyeköy Station of the line, İmamoğlu made a short visit to the Mecidiyeköy Fire Station personnel in the area. Stating that the station building was insufficient, İmamoğlu instructed his assistants to convey the issue to the relevant assistant secretary general. İmamoğlu wanted some shortcomings that he identified around the station to be quickly overhauled.
THE CITIZENS EXPRESSED THEIR SATISFACTION
Later, İmamoğlu went down to the station and visited the "40 Perspective Photography Exhibition in the Metro" opened on the ground floor. Having entered the metro with his Istanbul Card, İmamoğlu was welcomed with flowers by the female controllers working in driverless wagons on the platform. Citizens, who suddenly saw İmamoğlu in the wagon they were traveling on, met with the IMM President after a short surprise. sohbet He took a photo. Citizens expressed their satisfaction, stating that the line increases travel comfort. Having received detailed information about the line from Demir, Alpkökin and Soy, İmamoğlu made the following evaluations about the study tour:
"I WOULD LIKE TO THANK EVERYONE WHO CONTRIBUTED"
“Once, we thank everyone who contributed. To all my colleagues; I would like to thank everyone who contributed to this process from the very beginning. A very precious line. Of course it is very new. Our people get used to it. It has a very dense population; It passes through districts such as Bağcılar, Esenler, Gaziosmanpaşa, Kağıthane and meets Şişli. It is a line that will affect the metrobus line very closely. My friends say that he is currently reducing the number to 50 thousand a day; although we mostly have a new line. It will go up much higher, a very precious line. Sure, there is a continuation; From Mecidiyeköy to both Beşiktaş and KabataşThere is also a section reaching to. Our excavations continue there. On the other hand, we need some time to complete our work there. But even in its current form it is very precious. We also establish a connection with the New Airport from our Kağıthane stop, and meet with the Eminönü-Alibeyköy tram at our Alibeyköy stop. Therefore, we have a very integrated and valuable line. Good luck to our Istanbul. The use of our people and the best and maximum efficiency of the trial period are always valuable notes for us. Thanks again to everyone who contributed. "
REQUESTS FROM CITIZENS TO IMAMOĞLU "MAY HAVE PASS"
İmamoğlu ended his metro journey, which he started in Mecdiyeköy, at the Tekstilkent stop. İmamoğlu listened to the musicians who took the stage at the exit of the station and played the song "Everything Will Be Beautiful" by the Athena group. Showing his appreciation with applause, İmamoğlu gave a tip to the musicians. İmamoğlu, after his metro experience, with IMM Deputy Secretary General Murat Yazıcı SözcüHe met with tradesmen and citizens in Kazım Karabekir district market in Esenler, together with Mr. Expressing his satisfaction for the use of masks in the market he visited during the election campaign, İmamoğlu said, “God bless us all. Let's take care of our health ”he replied. While some citizens took photos with İmamoğlu, others brought their relatives together with their relatives through live broadcasts on their mobile phones.