BORYS FILATOV, The Mayor Of Ukrain’s Dnipro Municipality Has Examinated The Metro And Teleferic System Of Ankara
Mayor of Dnipro, Ukraine's fastest-growing industrial city and the accompanying delegation has visited Metropolitan Mayor Melih Gökçek.
Guest Mayor Borys Filatov said at the visit which has occured at the mayor gokçek’s Office that they want to take advantage of President Gökçek's experiences.
Guest Mayor Fılatov pointed out Dnipro's being a fast developing city with its heavy-duty industry and space technology and stated that they will provide all kinds of convenience to Turkish businessmen and invited them to invest in his country. Guest Chairman asked for support and expressed his desire to benefit from mayor Gökçek’s experience.
Mayor Gökçek: ‘’There isn’t a school for mayoralty.’’
Mayor Gökçek, expressed his wish for the success to Borys Filatov, Mayor of Dinpro, and will provide them with all kinds of support as Ankara Metropolitan Municipality . Mayor gökçek continued his words as follows:
‘’Of course our advantage is that ı have been the mayor of Metropolitan Municipality for 23 years. if you put my Mayoralty of the district for 5 years on that 23 years. This is almost a 30 years of experience’’ and continued:
"Mayoralty can be learned within the first 5-10 years. You are not born as a mayor. It hasn’t a school too. There are huge differences in my thoughts which is 20 years ago and now. when i consider past years, we were finishing an overpass in two years. Now , we can construct the overpasses between 35 days and 3 months, it depends on its size. We have tried asphalt for years but i have just found my kind of it for 3-4 years. These are always been through experimentation and testing. The pavements are the same. So everything is experience. I hope we are ready to make all kinds of cooperation. "
WE DON’T PAY MONEY FOR WASTE DİSPOSAL
Mayor Gökçek informed his Ukrainian guests that while many municipalities pay Money for disposing the waste per a ton, we had carried out this work without paying a single cent in Ankara and if they want they will be able to visit such facilities and receive information.
ANKAPARK İS THE BİGGEST THEME PARK OF EUROPE
Mayor Gokcek also explained that they have constructed the biggest theme park of Europe which is in Ankara and summarized the information about ANKAPARK as follows:
"There are about 60 toys in Disneyland, we have 1217 in ANKAPARK . ANKAPARK comes from a combination of many parks. You can not visit it completely in 1 day. There is no such an example in the world. There are 15 roller coasters. There is the world's largest dinosaur which is 70 meters long in it. There will be dinosaur activities in a 20,000 meters of closed-door area. The world's largest water, music, sound and light show will also be in ANKAPARK. The most important feature of the park is it is going to work for 12 months, open and closed way."
UKRAINIAN DELEGATION’S TELEFERIC INTEREST
THE GUEST MAYOR FİLATOV who thanked to mayor gökçek and asked for all kinds of help and cooperation from him also said ‘’ "We have seen various applications of Ankara Metropolitan Municipality, especially its waste treatment systems, in place. The Şentepe teleferic , which is especially compatible with the rail system is also very convenient for our city. We have 7 hills in our city. The teleferic is a right project for us too.
After the talks, while Mayor Gokcek presented the guest Mayor Fılatov with a porcelain plate in memory of the day, the guest mayor gave a wall clock that has a city emblem in it to mayor gokçek
Mahmut EMIRDOĞAN, our Deputy General Manager had made a presentation on Transportation System of Ankara to Ukrainian Dnipro Mayor Borys FILATOV and his accompanying delegation.
After the presentation, Mahmut emirdoğan, together with the Mayor and with his delegation made an examination in Ankara Metro and the Teleferic System.
The guest mayor stated that he was impressed by the successfully operated system of the Metro and the teleferic system and thanked to all.