A 200-meter length sidewalk on Jalan Warung Jati Barat, Pasar Minggu, South Jakarta is widened in order to provide a sense of comfort to the sidewalk pedestrians.
" We also make a sheet pile there, as it is directly adjacent to the channel as landslide prevention"
South Jakarta Facility and Infrastructure Sub-Section Head, Asti Nihana said the sidewalk that has 1.5 meters width will be widened up to 2 meters.
"We also make a sheet pile there, as it is directly adjacent to the channel as landslide prevention," he expressed, Wednesday (7/19).
Prior to widening, her side also coordinates with South Jakarta Forestry Sub-dept. to cut off some of the plants on the sidewalk.
"It was once an urban park and also filled by tree. So we also coordinate with Jakarta Forestry Dept. to cut down some of the trees, not all," he said.