Jakarta Water Resources Agency will intensify inundation-control projects by providing drainage in BGR River, pond, and pump house on Jalan Raya Boulevard Gading Raya, Kelapa Gading Barat Urban Village, Kelapa Gading, North Jakarta.
" Currently pump house and pond have entered the auction stage"
As the initial stage, the drainage will be made with a size of about 80 centimeters and 2 meters depth and will be developed in mid-this year.
"Currently pump house and pond have entered the auction stage," disclosed North Jakarta Water Resources Sub-agency Head, Santo, Wednesday (3/6).
They are scheduled to be developed this year.
Even his agency also plans to arrange the BGR riverbank by making a park, a pedestrian, and a night culinary center.
"Talk about arrangement should be discussed first at city level," he stressed.
Kelapa Gading Barat Urban Village Head, Suci Cintya Pola is optimistic that those infrastructures can overcome inundation problem in the future.
"Night culinary is the right idea, thus PKM culinary can be accommodated to strengthen our economic," she stated.
Source: Berita Jakarta