Tehran Mayor Mohammad Ali Afshani hailed Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei and President Hassan Rouhani's special attention to Tehran Municipality.
Afshani made the remarks in his first press conference in Tehran.
Afshani added Supreme Leader also has stressed the significance of settling the problems of marginalization as well as fighting destruction of natural environment, the mountains in particular.
He also added that President Rouhani believes that the government and Tehran Municipality need each other.
Tehran mayor said he is determined to cooperate with those who are active in urban affairs, aimed at settling the city problems and issues.
He also stressed the significance of utilizing the experiences of previous managers, adding that he would select his new managers based on their capabilities.
Touching upon water scarcity in the country, Afshani called for using smart system for irrigation of urban green spaces in the capital.