Central Jakarta Government to hold Car Free Day (CFD) on Jalan Suryopranoto, Gambir, Sunday (2/16).
" This weekend, we will hold it in Gambir Sub-district. Next month, it will be held in different sub-district"
Central Jakarta Mayor, Bayu Meghantara stated, CFD is held routinely on weekend but in different places.
"This weekend, we will hold it in Gambir Sub-district. Next month, it will be held in different sub-district," he stated, Monday (2/10).
He informed, CFD is regulated in Governor Regulation (Pergub) No. 12/2016 about Car Free Day Implementation. Its purpose is provide social interaction space for citizens and reduce air pollution in Jakarta.
For this CFD, he continued, his will deploy 60 personnel from Central Jakarta Transportation Sub-department (Sudinhub) to manage traffic near the location. Because during CFD, there are road closures and traffic diversions.
He informs, road users from Jalan Majapahit and Jalan Veteran then also Jalan Kyai Caringin and Jalan Cideng Barat will be diverted to Jalan Hasyim Ashari.
"We will place our personnel in the T-junction of Jalan Kesehatan and Jalan Kesehatan III to divert Mikrolet 08's route. Including in T-junction of Jalan Tanah Abang 1 to divert route of bus with Cimone route," he mentioned.