The Matraman Sub-district Water Resources (SDA) Task Force has started cleaning a connecting channel along Jalan Ahmad Yani, RW 03, Utan Kayu Selatan Urban Village.
It is carried out to anticipate puddles and floods during heavy rains
According to Agus, Task Force Coordinator of Matraman Sub-district SDA, it was carried out as the channel had been filled with mud as high as 1,5 meters with 2.4 meters length and 1 meter width and waste.
"It is carried out to anticipate puddles and floods during heavy rains," he expressed, Friday (10/23).
His side sent 9 personnel to clean the channel as long as 4 meters with 3 meters depth and 2.2 meters width.
"After it is done, the water can flow smoothly and the channel can accommodate water in large quantities," he stated.