" Its construction aims to anticipate puddles"
The two crossing channels construction under Jalan DI Panjaitan, Jatinegara, East Jakarta has reached 65 percent.
East Jakarta Water Resources (SDA) Sub-agency Head Santo said it was carried out under Jalan DI Panjaitan, precisely in the front of the Investigation, Testing and Measurement Management Unit (UP4) office and in the front of IBN campus until Cimory or Penas.
In the front of UP4 office, his side made a crossing along 56 meters. Then in the front of IBN campus, he wanted the Becakayu Toll Road project developer to participate in connecting the channel crossing to the Cipinang River. Each crossing was made using a box culvert measuring 1.5x1.5 meters.
"Its construction aims to anticipate puddles," he expressed, Friday (11/6).
In the meantime, Development and Drainage Improvement Division Head Tengku Saufi Zikri explained, the crossing itself was connected with the DI Panjaitan connecting channel, then streamed to Cipinang River.
"Thus far it has been ongoing since two weeks and is targeted to be complete in the forthcoming December," he stated.