The existence of park and ride facilities in Lebak Bulus, Cilandak, South Jakarta is very well utilized by local people who want to use public transportation to get downtown.
" But the place should be widened due to narrow and the road needs to be asphalted"
As stated by Andri (27), a citizen of Jalan Haji Nawi, Cilandak who feels happy about the facility, he says it is very helpful and its parking rates are quite affordable.
"But the place should be widened due to narrow and the road needs to be asphalted. The important is a luggage service inside," he expressed when being interviewed at the location, Monday (4/1).
Based on beritajakarta.id, hundreds of motorbikes and tens of cars drivers seemed to fill the park and ride which has 8,000 square meters width. It can accommodate 500 motorbikes and 157 cars.
"So far around 200 motorbikes and 50 cars are parked inside. Its number is lower than trial period which was able to accommodate 300 motorbikes and 100 cars," told Park and Ride of Lebak Bulus MRT Station Coordinator, Budi Harto.
PT MRT Jakarta Corporate Secretary Division Head, Muhammad Kamaluddin said that the facility has been provided in three areas, with details Lebak Bulus with one unit and Fatmawati with two units.
"Nevertheless, its existence will be intensified in South Jakarta by cooperating with the building owners around MRT stations," he stressed.