Around 16 motorcycle barriers are installed on a sidewalk of Jalan Kebon Sirih, Kebon Sirih Urban Village, Menteng, Central Jakarta.
" Each spot has four barriers. It is done to block the passing motorcycle"
Kebon Sirih Urban Village Head, Indarto expressed those are installed at four spots of Jalan Kebon Sirih by PPSU personnel assisted by freelancers under Menteng Sub-district Bina Marga.
"Each spot has four barriers. It is done to block the passing motorcycle," he stated, Tuesday (7/18).
According to him, the motorist is usually using the sidewalk to avoid traffic jam or cut the road. Surely it is endangering the safety of the pedestrian.
"In addition, they (motorcycle) can also damage the sidewalk," he closed.