Digging up causes of hole issue


By BAVANI

Potholes in the middle of Jalan Klang Lama. Despite repeated repairs, some potholes continue to reappear in the same spot. — Photos: AZHAR MAHFOF and LOW LAY PHON/The Star

KUALA Lumpur City Hall (DBKL) is taking a multi-prong approach to solving the pothole problem on city roads. One of it is requiring utility companies to quickly and satisfactorily fix potholes that result from their road digging work.

Otherwise they will get a hefty bill from DBKL for the cost of repairs. Some may even end up losing their security deposits with DBKL.

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