The entire urban village head, especially in Cilincing Sub-district, North Jakarta, should immediately inventory flood-prone areas. Cleaning of water channel and normalization should also be accelerated, before rain intensity is higher.
" Nevertheless, all must be resolved quickly"
Cilincing Sub-district, Purnomo said, dredging and communal work by involving technical unit should be done soon. The urban village head must report the results within the next two weeks.
"Currently we ask all urban village heads to inventory his area. If It is detected, we will soon do mapping and handling to prevent inundation," he stated, Tuesday (10/3).
He assessed there are found nine flood-prone areas in Cilincing that have been resolved. Among them are Kampung Kandang Semper Barat, RW 10 Sukapura, RW 09 Kampung Beting and Kali Baru Barat 1.
"Inundation in Kampung Kandang Semper Barat was resolved, as it is connected with Gubuk Genteng River with Progo River. Nevertheless, all must be resolved quickly," he asserted.