Suara.com - A number of stages began to be installed in the Hotel Indonesia Roundabout area on Friday (6/21/2019) afternoon. The stage is for the 492th anniversary of DKI Jakarta.
The Jakarta Anniversary will be centered at the Hotel Indonesia Roundabout. There are about five stages that will stand used for entertainment at the Jakarta Capital City anniversary peak event which will take place on Saturday night from 16.00 WIB to 24.00 WIB.
It seems that workers are still installing stage piles and other supporting ornaments. While the condition of the flow of traffic is slightly hampered due to the installation of the stage.
The Head of the Destination and Marketing Division of the Jakarta City Government Tourism and Culture Office, Hari Wibowo, said that on the peak night, Saturday, DKI Jakarta Governor Anies Baswedan is planned to attend at 19.00 WIB until 21.00 WIB.
This event will combine traditional Betawi elements and technological sophistication. The combination is displayed through traditional dance, songs, and traditional costumes colossally.
The event, which swallowed the budget of Rp. 800 million, presented a variety of musical entertainment and will be enlivened by a number of artists, such as Siti Badriah and Bagindas, as well as video mapping.
"For the budget of the Rp800 million APBD that is in the Jakarta City Government's Tourism and Culture Office, the rest of course there are several sponsors involved in it," Hari said.
Meanwhile, traffic engineering will be applied around the HI Roundabout area. The road closure is planned to be held on Friday at 14.00 WIB until 20.00 WIB for rehearsal activities.
Then the Sutan Syahrir Road section begins to be closed at 05.00 WIB until finished.
Then the transfer of traffic flow, vehicles from the direction of Sarinah which will turn left towards Jl. Sutan Syahrir was diverted straight to Jl. Imam Bonjol or Jl. Sudirman and traffic flow from Jl. Kebon Kacang Raya which will go straight to Jl. Sutan Syahrir or Balik Balik to Jl. Sudirman is diverted turn left towards Jl. M.H. Thamrin
Furthermore, the traffic flow from the direction of Dukuh Atas will turn right towards Jl. Sutan Syahrir (Indonesian Hotel Roundabout) is diverted straight towards Jl. M.H. Thamrin.
Whereas on the Peak Night of the 492th Anniversary of the City of Jakarta for the closure of the road, starting from the Jl. M. H. Thamrin East and West side (from Sarinah intersection to Indonesia Hotel roundabout), Jl. Jenderal Sudirman West side (from Dukuh Atas to the Indonesian Hotel Roundabout).
Acting Head of DKI Jakarta Provincial Transportation Office, Sigit Wijatmoko in Central Jakarta on Thursday said that his office had also prepared a parking bag for the Jakarta 49th Anniversary Peak Night event, which is located at IRTI Monas, Park and Ride Thamrin 10, Jl. Imam Bonjol, and Plaza Mandiri.
"We appeal to road users to be able to adjust the traffic settings that are set, comply with traffic signs and instructions from officers in the field, and prioritize road safety," Sigit said. (Antara)