(Foto : Jhon Syah Putra Kaban / Beritajakarta.com)

Jakarta Provincial Government is about to construct underpass on Jalan RA Kartini, Pondok Pinang, Kebayoran Lama, South Jakarta early next year. The construction is targeted to complete and operate by December 2017.

Head Section of Elevated Intersection for Dept. of Bina Marga, Hananto Krisna, said the construction is aimed to reduce intersection between Jalan Metro Pondok Indah and Jalan TB Simatupang.

“The underpass will speed up the traffic from north to south, and also support Transjakarta corridor VIII,” he said, Tuesday (12/6).

He added that the underpass will has two lanes along 400 meters and 10 meters of width. The contract has been signed in November 2016 and start working in January 2017.

“The budget prepared is Rp 90 billion and is targeted to complete in December 2017,” he closed.

Reported by Jhon Syah Putra Kaban | Translated by Rizky Mawardi

Source : http://www.beritajakarta.com/en/