Rivers and Drainages in West Jakarta Normalized

Reporter : Folmer | Editor : Nugroho Adibrata | August 30, 2018 12:31 PM | Hits 40
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A number of rivers and drainages in West Jakarta began to be normalized in a bid to anticipate inundation in the upcoming rainy season.

" Almost all areas in West Jakarta requesting normalization, either physically or draining"

West Jakarta Water Resources Sub-dept. Head, Imron stated that his side is normalizing 15 drainages in eight sub-districts and installing sheet piles on the Ciliwung River tributary and Duri River.

"Sheet pile installation has been ongoing since June 26 and is targeted to be finished on December 20,2018," he expressed, Wednesday (8/29).

This project is a follow-up to the aspirations proposed by citizens.

"Almost all areas in West Jakarta requesting normalization, either physically or draining," he said.