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Mayor Zolan: ''Responsible are neither the metropolitan municipalities nor the district municipalities''

Speaking about the result of the lawsuit filed by the Chambers connected to the TMMOB related to the ''Planned Areas Zoning Regulation '' that lives major problems in the construction industry in Denizli and Turkey, Mayor Osman Zolan said, ''Responsible for these problems are neither the metropolitan municipalities nor the district municipalities. This is the result of the lawsuit filed by the Chambers connected to the TMMOB. ''
22.05.2019
As a result of the lawsuits filed by the Chamber of Architects, Chamber of Mechanical Planners and Chamber of Mechanical Engineers related to TMMOB against certain articles of the ''Planned Areas Development Regulation'', the 6th Chamber of the Council of State decided to stop the execution. Because the decision to stop the execution in question, such as balconies, interstellar open or closed staircase, concierge, floor halls, terrace roofs, silos, transformers, outdoor swimming pools, such as the entry into the direct account account for at least a 30 percent reduction in the construction area because the building owners especially construction contractors, cooperatives by construction applications came to a halt.
 
Licensing crises started
 
Since the Ministry of Environment and Urbanization announced the decision of the court to the municipalities, problems related to licensing applications which are directly related to the construction sector and citizens started to occur. This situation, in addition to the decreases in construction activities, has also completed the project approval in municipalities and have not yet applied for a license or have filed a license application, but have done so in the process, such as the project, the economic losses arose from preparations. In addition to all of these, sectors such as electricity, installation, paint, insulation, concrete, iron, construction material sales branches serving to the construction sector and employment in these sectors were affected negatively. In addition, this situation created barriers to the opening licenses of the sectors serving health and education.
 
These problems are all over Turkey
 
The decision related to the construction sector who face great problems in Denizli and Turkey was also on the agenda of Metropolitan Municipality Assembly Ordinary Meeting of May. Speaking about the item on the agenda related to the cancellation of the transformer areas allocated in some neighbourhoods of Merkezefendi district, in accordance with the court decision, Mayor of Denizli Metropolitan Municipality Osman Zolan said, ''Today, there are problems with obtaining a license in our Denizli and in our country; there are problems related to the resettlement of the places that have been licensed; There are problems related to the opening license of the occupied areas. Responsible for these problems are neither the metropolitan municipalities nor the district municipalities. This is the result of the lawsuit filed by the Chambers connected to the TMMOB. These problems are not only in Denizli but all over Turkey. ''
 
Employment caused by contraction
 
Emphasizing that all municipalities have to comply with the court decision, Mayor Osman Zolan said, ''We're just implementing the court's decision. Engineering, architecture, contracting firms and the business world which serve the construction sector from this job are harmed and cause a decrease in the sense of employment. This is neither the metropolitan municipalities nor the district municipalities, is the result of the lawsuits filed by the Chambers connected to the TMMOB. ''After the speech, the transformer areas in the central district of Merkezefendi were cancelled according to the court decision.