The dredging work process in the Taman Ratu connecting channel, Kedoya, Kebon Jeruk has touched 70 percent.
This is our way to handle puddles and floods around the Taman Ratu area
West Jakarta Water Resources (SDA) Sub-agency's Clean Water, Water Raw and Water Flood Control Systems Division Head Wawan said that it had been carried out since October 22 and was targeted to be complete within two weeks ahead.
"To conduct it, we have sent two heavy equipment to the location. Thus far we have transported 300 cubic meter of mud," he expressed, Tuesday (11/17).
He added it was one of efforts to maximize the channel in accommodating the water in the current rainy season.
"This is our way to handle puddles and floods around the Taman Ratu area," he stated.