📩 20/05/2022 15:54
Urban transformation works continue uninterruptedly, under the assurance and guarantee of Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, with the principles of 100 percent consensus and on-site transformation. The Metropolitan Municipality is going to bid for the construction of the second phase, which includes approximately 300 independent units in Gaziemir Aktepe Emrez Urban Transformation Area, on 16 June.
Mayor of Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Tunç SoyerAnother important step is being taken in the urban transformation works carried out in six districts of İzmir in line with the "resilient city" vision of . The Metropolitan Municipality is going to bid for the turnkey construction of the second phase, which includes approximately 300 independent units in Gaziemir Aktepe Emrez Urban Transformation Area, on 16 June.
A protocol was signed with İZBETON, a subsidiary of the Metropolitan, for the first phase, which includes approximately 300 independent units in Gaziemir Aktepe-Emrez Urban Transformation Area, and the construction work was started.
The construction process started in two stages
Mayor of Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Tunç Soyer, stating that they set an example for Turkey with their urban transformation works in İzmir, said, “Despite the economic crisis, we accelerated the urban transformation process as we promised. While reconciliation negotiations continue with the beneficiaries in Gaziemir, on the other hand, the construction of the first and second phase residences under the ownership of the Metropolitan will begin for the beneficiaries with whom a compromise has been reached.
10 thousand residences, workplaces, tourism and trade units will be built
When the 122 hectare project is completed, approximately 10 thousand residences, workplaces, tourism and trade units will be built in the region. In this way, the region opposite Fair İzmir will be brought into harmony with the city.
Izmir Metropolitan Municipality planned the project area in Aktepe-Emrez as a green area around the stream. These areas will be arranged in accordance with various activities such as walking and cycling tracks and outdoor sports fields. With the project, areas such as cultural facilities, health facilities, and municipal service areas were increased and their accessibility was ensured. A pedestrian axis has been determined, which can be easily used by pedestrians and where commercial activity will be intense. Altan Aydın Caddesi was planned as the main commercial axis, where commercial activities are carried out intensively and where commercial units under residential buildings will be located. With the principle of on-site transformation, not only the owners of the residences, but also the shopkeepers and business owners in the area will continue their commercial activities in the same place after the transformation.