📩 09/11/2023 17:00
Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality (IMM) replaced the Kuştepe Sports Facility, which has completed its useful life; He laid the foundation of the area, which includes an underground car park for 429 vehicles, a covered market place, a children's playground, a wedding hall and a football field.
Groundbreaking ceremony for Kuştepe Underground Car Park and Football Field, which will be completed with an investment of approximately 443 million lira; IMM President Ekrem İmamoğluIt was held with the participation of Şişli Mayor Muammer Keskin, CHP Istanbul deputy Engin Altay, CHP Party Assembly member Cem Aydın and neighborhood residents.
“What is politics done for?”
Emphasizing that they serve with the pride of providing equal service to 39 districts of Istanbul, İmamoğlu drew attention to the existence of a political morality mechanism in Turkey that needs to be improved. Underlining that political morality is very important, İmamoğlu said, “Why is politics done? You become a member of a political party and fight there in the name of serving people. You listen to people's problems. This starts from the town, depending on the city, from the district to the province... You become a member, you become a manager, you become the president. You talk to citizens and solve their problems. If you are an oppositionist in that district or city, if you are not in power, you will criticize, saying 'Why is this service not being provided?' But at its core is service to its people.” said.
“We walk the road in solidarity”
İmamoğlu underlined that they will work with this understanding for the upcoming local elections and said, “I hope that we will become the Mayor who received the highest score ever from our people in this exam. "We are walking on this path determinedly and in solidarity," he said.
Noting that the İSPARK car park, located within the facility on which they laid the foundation, is important for Şişli, İmamoğlu said, “We had set a parking target in İSPARK. I would like to express that we have made serious progress in achieving this park goal. Currently, İSPARK has increased the number of locations from 759 to 114. The vehicle capacity was 97 thousand 757 vehicles when we took over. Currently, it has increased to 127 thousand 285 vehicles. "This is a valuable parking breakthrough," he said.