3,000 saplings more have been planted
Within the scope of planting 130,000 samplings in Denizli, Denizli Metropolitan Municipality planted last Monday 16,000 saplings in Karakurt Neighborhood and today, in collaboration with Sarayköy Municipality and Regional Directorate of Forestry planted 3,000 stone pine trees in Acısu Neighborhood of Sarayköy District.
Denizli Metropolitan Municipality's afforestation work started with the slogan ''Plant a Tree for a Breath'' continued in Sarayköy District. Within the scope of planting 130,000 samplings in Denizli, Denizli Metropolitan Municipality planted last Monday 16,000 saplings in Karakurt Neighborhood and in collaboration with the Sarayköy Municipality and the Regional Directorate of Forestry held the sapling planting ceremony in Acısu Neighborhood of Sarayköy District. Sarayköy Mayor Ahmet Necati Özbaş, Denizli Metropolitan Municipality Deputy Secretary General İbrahim Özsoy, Head of Parks and Gardens Department Lale Gönüllü, Denizli Forest Management Director Güven Gültekin, citizens, and students attended the ceremony. Metropolitan Municipality Deputy Secretary General Özsoy said that together with the spring arriving they speeded up their greening and reforestation work.
For our future
Deputy Secretary General İbrahim Özsoy said: ''At the beginning of this week we have planned 16,000 saplings in Karakurt Neighborhood. We are here today to plant 3,000 saplings more. With these reforestation work carried out in all required areas, we aim to make our city more beautiful and efficient to our country and to our Denizli. Perhaps the work we do now won't be felt in one or two years, but 15 years later we will have here a real forest, a picnic place in the shadow of these trees. We're doing a good job on behalf of our future. I want to thank everyone for participating in the ceremony. ''
They put water to the first seedlings
Stating that they work hard to increase the amount of green space, Sarayköy Municipality Mayor Ahmet Necati Özbaş said: ''Today, with the sapling planting ceremony we will plant 3,000 stone pine trees in Acısu Neighborhood. The trees we planted years ago, has become beautiful trees today. In Sarayköy, we give importance to parks, nature, green area. Metropolitan Municipality gives us all the support. Denizli has become a city over the European standards in terms of green space. ''After the speeches, protocol and students put water to the first seedlings.