During the meeting, in which the legal regulations for the Disaster-Focused Works and the Urban Transformation Projects were discussed and the implementation of the urban transformation projects in the city were also dealt with extensively by experts.
Speaking at the meeting, where the district mayors were present, Mr. Topbaş emphasized the importance of urban transformation projects in Istanbul, and said that they decisively continued to finish the projects on schedule with perfect end result.
Mayor Mr. Topbaş asserted that the urban transformation plans they prepared were comprehensive, and said: “We discussed the urban transformation of Istanbul under certain headings. We prepared an earthquake-oriented strategic plan for preservation of historical monuments. We will also increase the quality and safety of the city thanks to these urban projects we prepared.”
Mayor Topbaş also said: “We do not force people to participate in our projects. When they see the projects, they are willingly becoming part of them. I am not hesitant to say that our current projects are even more attractive for various more people to be part of.