In line with the objective of the Metropolitan Mayor of Izmir, Tunç Soyer, to increase the number of parking lots in the city. The BayraklıSmyrna parking lot, the construction of which was completed in , was put into operation. Speaking at the ceremony, Mayor Soyer said the project will be delivered to the city at a cost of 66.5 million lira. kazanHe said: “Smyrna car park is the largest in Turkey and one of the top five fully automatic car parks in Europe. Parking can be used free of charge until February 28.
Metropolitan Municipality of Izmir, Bayraklıwith an investment of 66 million 500 thousand liras in kazanIt has put into operation the largest fully automatic parking lot in Turkey with a capacity of 636 vehicles. Speaking at the opening ceremony, Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Tunç Soyer said he was proud to commission one of the largest fully automatic car parks in Turkey and the first five from Europe and said: “Despite the economic crisis, the pandemic and all the obstacles put in place in front of İzmir, we will solve the accumulated problems.” mentioned. The parking lot can be used for free until February 28.
During the parking opening ceremony, Mayor Tunç Soyer, Deputy Mayor of Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Mustafa Özuslu, General Secretary of Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Dr. Bugra Gokce, Mayor of Bayraklı Serdar Sandal, Konak Mayor Abdül Batur, Gaziemir Mayor Halil Arda, Seferihisar Mayor İsmail Adult, Kemalpaşa Mayor Rıdvan Karakayalı, Güzelbahçe Mayor Mustafa İnce, İzmir Metropolitan Municipality bureaucrats and members of the city council were accompanied.
“We have also created an open car park”
Stating that they are working hard to increase well-being and distribute it equitably with the aim of a sustainable city in harmony with nature, Mayor Tunç Soyer said, “After Buca Metro, the biggest investment in the he history of Izmir, for which we laid the foundation for February 14, the largest fully automatic parking lot in Turkey was put into operation. We pride ourselves on being open. Additionally, we have created open parking for 108 vehicles in this area. We will continue our efforts to increase the number of parking lots in the city,” he said.
“We have reached a capacity of around 6,000 vehicles”
Stating that the Smyrna parking lot takes its name from the square where it is located, Mayor Soyer continued his remarks as follows: “This parking lot, Bayraklı It will begin to serve as the newest value in our neighborhood. On taking office, I said that we would take the necessary steps to immediately resolve the parking problem in Izmir. I said that we want to make investments in multi-storey, underground, automatic and modern car parks throughout our city. Over the past few years, we have made step-by-step progress towards this goal. We opened the Selvili parking lot in Karabağlar, with a capacity of 20 vehicles and 160 motorcycles, at a cost of around 38 million lira. Then, we put into operation the underground parking lot with a capacity of 153 vehicles at the Yeşilyurt Mustafa Necati Cultural Center.
We have commissioned underground parking for 824 vehicles at Üçkuyular Transfer Center. In the city, we put into operation an open parking lot with a capacity of 4 thousand 75 vehicles. Together with the Smyrna car park with a capacity of 636 vehicles, we have managed to put an indoor and outdoor car park with a capacity of approximately 6,000 vehicles at the service of our citizens over the past three years. We will continue to build new parking lots throughout the city without interruption. »
“One of the top five large car parks in Europe”
Highlighting that the Smyrna car park, which is designed, software and manufactured by local companies, is the largest in Turkey and one of the top five fully automatic car parks in Europe, President Soyer said: ” We have set up our car park with an investment of 66.5 million liras Our 100 meter high investment, consisting of a steel construction on an area of 44 square meters in Adalet Mahallesi, consists of 18 floors of parking for vehicles. 12 times are reserved for passenger cars and 6 times are reserved for high vehicles. Smyrna Car Park has a fully autonomous system. With high-speed and energy-efficient software, 6 vehicles will be able to enter and exit at the same time. time.Drivers will receive their vehicle within an average of 3.5 minutes.This area, which also includes the courthouse in Izmir, is one of the new centers of Izmir, which hosts large business centers and offices. We are making this investment to mitigate this intensity. We will continue to work with all our might to increase Izmir’s welfare and ensure its fair share.
“We are building Izmir with iron nets”
Stating that their basic principle in every project implemented is to use the resources generated by the people’s taxes in the most efficient way, Mayor Soyer said, “In this process, we listen directly to the demands and needs priority of the inhabitants of Izmir. . On the one hand, we solve the parking problem of Izmir to manage the city traffic. On the other hand, we are starting to put public transport lines into service. We weave Izmir with iron nets. Like the Buca metro, the biggest investment in the history of Izmir, the foundations of which we laid on February 14 at the beginning of this week. The Narlıdere metro, which we will put into operation on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of our Republic, is like the Çiğli tram.
“We don’t just put our hands under the stone, we reveal our bodies”
Highlighting that three things are needed to build a city with more prosperous and happier people, Mayor Soyer said: “First; Strategies and projects that feed on common sense and have scientific foundations. Last; a strong cooperation and solidarity between the actors of the city. And the third; our unwavering stance on improving lives. Our conscience and our courage. I believe it all comes together in Izmir. We take every step we take, first with a common spirit, then with solidarity and courage. We don’t just put our hands under the stone, we reveal our body, mind and heart. It is with this determination that Izmir will solve all its problems that have accumulated over decades. We will solve this together. We will solve it not only for ourselves, but also for our children who will live in this city after us. Despite the economic crisis, the pandemic and all the obstacles placed in front of Izmir, we will solve it. The car park we opened today and all our other works are the fruit of such a desire.
“You healed our ills”
Bayraklı Mayor Serdar Sandal meanwhile thanked Izmir Metropolitan Municipality for the amazing work under the leadership of Mayor Soyer and said, “You have solved our problems. BayraklıI would also like to thank you for being with us in our needs. Bayraklı We never felt alone. We have received an investment of more than 250 million lira from the Izmir Metropolitan Municipality in our district. This is reflected in the well-being of our citizens,” he said.
After the opening speeches, President Soyer strolled through the parking lot and obtained information about the operation from officials.