Kayseri’s Melikgazi Municipality organized a commemoration event in Hayrettin Karaca Park in Erenköy District, in the name of Hayrettin Karaca, known as “Toprak Dede”, who passed away last year.
KAYSERİ (İGFA) – A 20-year-old plane tree was planted in memory of Hayrettin Karaca for the meaning and importance of the day.
Melikgazi Mayor Dr. Mustafa Palancıoğlu said that they named the park Hayrettin Karaca on February 3, 2020. Reminding that they lost “Toprak Dede” on January 20, 2020, Palancıoğlu said, “Hayrettin Karaca (Toprak Dede) made a tree planting greens vaccine for both us and our children. Everyone tree planting have given a name to the park for the first time in sevmişti.türkiye thanks to him. Our plane trees are 15-20 years old. Big trees, as Hayrettin Karaca wanted. I hope these will be green this summer. ”
Stating that they planted a record 70 thousand trees in Melikgazi in 2020, President Dr. Palancıoğlu said, “In 2020, we set out with 80 park projects in 80 days. In 2020, we brought over 100 parks to Melikgazi. We have had these parks with new generation playgrounds, beautiful parks made of 5, 10 and 15 year old trees like plane trees here. We planted trees, not saplings, in Melikgazi. We planted different types of trees between the ages of 5 and 50. We have about 20 thousand more trees in our nursery. I hope we plan to plant more trees in 2021 than in 2020. God Almighty, like Hayrettin Karaca, planting trees, increase the number of people who care about greening and forests. ”
TEMA Foundation Kayseri Provincial Representative Abdulkadir Dağlı said that everyone will continue to be on the path of ‘Toprak Dede’ Hayrettin Karaca. said.