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Metropolitan makes a giant infrastructure investment in districts

Denizli Metropolitan Municipality Water and Sewerage Administration (DESKİ) General Directorate renewed in the first 6 months more than 121 kilometers of drinking water, sewerage and storm water pipes in 17 districts, making an investment of 16 million Turkish lira.

After the local elections, on March 2014, Denizli gains the status of Metropolitan and bring together water and sewerage services all over the city under one common institution called Denizli Metropolitan Municipality Water and Sewerage Administration (DESKİ) General Directorate. In this context, in the first 6 months since it was founded, Denizli Metropolitan Municipality Water and Sewerage Administration (DESKİ) General Directorate with 364 staff and 186 vehicles and equipment has performed 12, 550 repair works and interventions in 17 districts.


Takes care of an average of 70 malfunctions interventions a day in the districts


Except the work done in the center of the city, Denizli Metropolitan Municipality DESKİ makes important investments in the districts and renewed a total of 121 thousand pipe lines of wich 100 thousand meters of drinking water pipes, 20 thousand meters sewage and a thousand meters storm water pipes. In addition, in the last 6 months DESKİ took care of an average of 70 malfunctions interventions a day in 17 districts. In the last 6 months since it was founded, on March 31st, Denizli Metropolitan Municipality Water and Sewerage Administration (DESKİ) General Directorate has invested a total of 16 million Turkish lira in 17 districts.


Needs were identified while visiting the districts


Mayor of Denizli Metropolitan Municipality Osman Zolan said that soon after the local elections, Denizli Metropolitan Municipality Water and Sewerage Administration (DESKİ) General Directorate was completed and started to bring water and sewage services in all the 17 districts of Denizli. Stating that they identified all the needs of each region during the visits made in districts before the local elections, Mayor Zolan, ''Knowing all the needs beforehand was a great advantage to us. The new institution was completed in a short time and started to provide services to all Denizli. Only in the districts were achieved an average of 70 interventions per day. 700 meters of pipes were renewed every day in 17 districts, ''he said. Stating that in 6 months in 17 districts were done investments of over 16 million Turkish lira, Mayor Zolan, ''Our work continues unabated. Our aim is to bring in all districts the model of infrastructure from the center of Denizli, "he said.