Samsun Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Mustafa Demir said that the Minister of Industry and Technology Mustafa Varank will come to the city on July 16, and said, “Our electric bus project has now turned into a ministry project. During his visit, we will carry out both the signing ceremony and the promotion of the project.”
The July opening meeting of the Metropolitan Municipality Council was held in Ömer Halisdemir today. Speaking at the assembly where the agenda items were discussed, Metropolitan Mayor Mustafa Demir touched upon the issue of electric buses. Stating that the Minister of Industry and Technology Mustafa Varank will come to Samsun, President Demir said, “On July 16, our Minister of Industry and Technology, Mustafa Varank, will come to Samsun regarding buses with lithium batteries. The project has now turned into a ministry project. During his visit, we will realize both the signing ceremony and the promotion of the project. There is progress on OSB. It will be announced by our esteemed minister. We will have covered a significant distance in this regard," he said.
TENDER OF 4 PLANTS WAS MADE
Stating that the tender for 4 concrete batching plants to be established in order to reduce the cost of concrete roads in rural districts has been made, Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Mustafa Demir said, “We have made our tender to establish a concrete plant. We will open our concrete plants that we will establish in Merkez, Çarşamba, Bafra and Kavak districts in a short time. We take 16 mixers. We will meet the needs of concrete in return for the cost of both us and our districts. In addition, we are completing all material production this year. We are now producing even surface coating materials in 4 regions. We have identified limestone quarries in the districts. We have started our field studies on these. We are in pursuit of producing quality services for the entire city.”
PROJECTS CONTINUE AT FULL THRO
President Demir, who also gave information about the projects that have started to be built and will come to life, said, “The implementation project of the Millet Coffeehouse Project, which we will build in the area where the Yalı Cafe is located, has arrived. It is an open project. Our council members and our district municipality can examine it. The construction of a two-storey commercial area next to Taşhan in Saathane Square has started. The upper ceiling of the parking lot in Subaşı Square, that is, a part of the lower floor concrete of the square, was poured. Regarding the construction of Samsun City Hospital's road, the Ministry of Health sends the relevant letter to the Provincial Health Directorate. Regarding the protocol, I hope we will have the roads there built by the Ministry of Transport. General Directorate of Highways is preparing an intersection project for the transition to Recep Tayyip Erdoğan Boulevard. About to clear the traffic jam. If we can succeed, it will be great.”