New water source from Metropolitan DESKİ to Gürpınar
Increasing the measures against the reduction of the flow of drinking water resources, Denizli Metropolitan Municipality DESKİ found a drinking water source with a flow rate of 26 l / sec from the drilling opened in Gürpınar Neighbourhood of Çivril District.
Denizli Metropolitan Municipality Water and Sewerage Administration (DESKİ) General Directorate continues the drilling works initiated throughout the province to provide healthier and sufficient drinking water to citizens. In this context, Denizli Metropolitan Municipality DESKİ General Directorate Drinking Water and Sewerage Department started drilling work in the Gürpınar Neighbourhood of Çivril District, which is a region where drinking water shortage may occur. In the drilling work started a while ago, a new drinking water source with a flow rate of 26 litres per second was reached in Gürpınar Neighbourhood. After the analysis of the water sample taken from the drilled water borehole according to the Regulation on Water for Human Consumption, the connections to the transmission lines will be made and offered to the use of the citizens. Metropolitan Municipality DESKİ General Directorate continues to work to meet the drinking water needs of the citizens continuously.
Approximately 200 wells in 6 years
Drawing attention to the decrease in water flows caused by drought in recent years, Denizli Metropolitan Mayor Osman Zolan said they work day and night not to leave the citizens without water. Mayor Osman Zolan stated that the Metropolitan DESKİ, established after the Denizli became Metropolitan, in 2014, drilled approximately 200 drilling wells in 6 years, and stated that they installed 6 thousand kilometres of drinking water, sewage and rainwater lines in 6 years. Pointing out that they passed the 60 per cent loss of illegal water on the drinking water lines in the past with infrastructure investments, Mayor Zolan said, ''If we had not brought the infrastructure investments to our city, today we could not supply the city with water one day and give water one day. With Allah's help, we made many infrastructure projects all around our city. We solved the problems, and we continue to solve them. I would like to thank our citizens for their patience and support. ''