İBB, 11th Bahçe Market in Istanbul, CHP Deputy Chairman Onur Adıgüzel and İBB President Ekrem İmamoğluopened in Ataşehir with the participation of . Sharing the view he saw from the platform where he was speaking with the participants, İmamoğlu said, “There are millions of square meters of buildings in front of me. By constructing the buildings, carrying the Central Bank with its headquarters in Ankara, the Ziraat Bank, this and that, you will say, 'Istanbul, the financial center of the world'. But the financial center cannot be built with the building. Managing the economy well; It is not possible to build a building or a palace. It is possible to put qualified managers there," he said. İmamoğlu called on the citizens to participate in the events they will hold in Yenikapı on June 3, in the third year of their term of office.
A subsidiary of Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality (İBB), Ağaç ve Peyzaj A.Ş., opened the 11th Garden Market in the city in Ataşehir. Opening of Bahçe Market, which was put into service on Ataşehir Boulevard, CHP Deputy Chairman Honorary Adıgüzel, İBB President Ekrem İmamoğlu, Ataşehir Mayor Battal İlgezdi, IYI Party Istanbul Provincial Chairman Buğra Kavuncu and Ağaç ve Peyzaj A.Ş. It was held with the participation of General Manager Ali Sukas. Stating that they opened the facility upon the request of Ataşehir Mayor Battal İlgezdi, İmamoğlu said, “Our Garden Market, AGAÇ A.Ş. nice service of our company. These kinds of places are not only a market but also arranged like a green area, and it is valuable that they are effective with their beauty and the morale they give to the environment. I think it's helpful to come here, not just to shop, but even to walk around like this, to get to know the flowers or tree species there.” Istanbul is not only for people; Reminding that it is home to many creatures living in the air, on land and in the sea, İmamoğlu said, “We should not forget that we are also a part of the world. In other words, if we do not foster good feelings on behalf of our country, we are of no use to the world," he said.
"WE WANT TO TAKE THE RIGHT STEPS TOGETHER WITH YOU"
Emphasizing that the Anatolian and Thrace geography has hosted such saints as Hacı Bektaş-ı Veli, Mevlana, Yunus Emre and Şeyh Edebali for centuries, and Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, the founder of the Turkish Republic, İmamoğlu said, “When you look at it; Protecting nature, beautifying the gardens, beautifying the country, in an environment that has existed with such good feelings and the presence of such sincere people, of course, are our responsibilities as the mayor of the metropolitan municipality, as the mayor of the district. We want to protect green areas and strengthen green areas in this city. While we beautify every step and every moment of this city, we want to nurture that feeling and take the right steps together with you. We want to listen to our mukhtars. We want to listen to our members of parliament. Listening to our people and making decisions with them. Look, we are activating the second trial of the participatory budget together.”
“WE DON'T CONNECT WITH OUR CITIZEN”
Emphasizing that they have started the second participatory budget work, İmamoğlu said:
“Despite our citizens, we are not stubborn about doing some things. We can't be stubborn. Because we do not own the property. People who own property, society, citizen; not individuals, not persons. Managers are custodians, managers are temporary. We were elected for 5 years. If we are good, we will be elected again. Battal Bey was elected for the third time. It means that the appreciation of our citizens kazanwell, it's being chosen. Therefore, choice is our testing ground. But before that, it is a service area of 5 years. In this respect, it is never possible to ignore the citizen. It is not possible to ignore the different opinion. Nor can we separate each other as 'the ones who choose' or 'the ones who don't choose'. Of course, service to the electorate is important. Because they are your supporters, they voted. But do you know what the basis of democracy is? The main thing is to protect the rights of those who did not vote for you. It's about being more sensitive to those who didn't vote for you. Democracy is very special to him. In fact, it is essential to put forward the most courageous moves of democracy so that our country and our nation will always meet with beauty.”
“I HAVE A HUGE BUILDING FLOOR AGAINST ME”
Sharing the view he saw from the platform where he spoke, İmamoğlu said, “While I am composing all these beautiful sentences, there is a huge pile of buildings in front of me. Millions of square meters of buildings. By constructing the buildings, carrying the Central Bank with its headquarters in Ankara, the Ziraat Bank, this and that, you will say, 'Istanbul, the financial center of the world'. OK; It will be, let it be. Let it be a trading center. Let this be the cultural capital of the world. Let this be the capital of art in the world. Be superior in everything. But the financial center cannot be built with the building. Managing a good economy cannot be achieved by constructing buildings or palaces. It is possible to put qualified managers there. The reason for getting a raise in the evening and morning is the reason why life gets expensive every day; Of course, the world has its challenges. Of course, in the world, there are some difficulties that cannot be prevented. But he is not alone. How should you get out of there with the least damage? How can you improve the economy? Not with these buildings. You can make it possible by putting sane, expert people in it. In that respect, our country needs beautiful geographies, green areas and parks, as well as a beautiful order and a beautiful process where qualified people get a chance.”
CALL FOR CITIZENS "NEW DOORS": COME TO KNOW YOURSELF
Stating that they act with an understanding of equal service to 39 districts of Istanbul, İmamoğlu reminded that they will complete the third year of their mandate on June 23. Saying, "We wish we could tell our anniversary on March 3," İmamoğlu said:
“But they insisted, 'You beat us twice.' We beat it twice. Together with this handful of people, with the valuable people's struggle, together with everyone who voted or not, with a great struggle against that handful of people. kazanim got it. It's her anniversary on June 23. We look forward to welcoming you to Yenikapı on 23 June. Do you know why? We welcome all our people. There, get to know the companies of IMM that have not been served to you before, maybe not offered, or that you do not know. What services do they provide, what do they achieve despite what difficulties? Get to know the roof of Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality itself. Get to know their affiliates. So get to know İSKİ and İETT. How big of a volume do we actually have? how strong are you When we stand up together, realize that you are that organization that has an establishment and a power in front of the most important cities in the world. Let's have our fun there. I say, 'Come join us for this anniversary on June 23'."
FROM İLGEZDİ TO İMAMOĞLU "IMAR" THANKS
Ataşehir Mayor İlgezdi also stated in his speech that his district consists of 17 neighborhoods. Ilgezdi said that 13 neighborhoods have not yet had a zoning plan and said, "The zoning plans of these 13 neighborhoods came out thanks to Mr. İmamoğlu." İlgezdi, due to the Garden Market that came into service, IMM and Ağaç ve Peyzaj A.Ş. He thanked his managers. Garden Market, which started its activities with the slogan "Everything About the Garden", stands out with its affordable prices. There are nearly 4 products in the market, from indoor and outdoor ornamental plants to garden equipment.
After the opening of the Bahçe Market, İmamoğlu also made examinations at the İBB Sports Facility in Ataşehir Esatpaşa Mahallesi.