Digging up causes of hole issue


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.

Article type: metered
User Type: anonymous web
User Status:
Campaign ID: 48
Cxense type: NA
User access status: 3
Subscribe now to our Premium Plan for an ad-free and unlimited reading experience!

Next In Metro News

Short-term car boot sale at Tanjung Aru aims to encourage sustainable shopping, thrifting
Land acquisition for ECRL not approved yet
Back to old habits
Food security project to use idle land for urban farming
‘Low fines, syndicates keep illegal dumpsites going in Kajang’
Revive Jalan Othman Bus Terminal area, says rep
MPS ready for flash floods, focusing efforts on erosion sites and landslides
‘Buy sports merchandise only from authorised stores in Johor’
Preserving marine lobster population
Get cracking on upping egg supply, lowering food prices

Others Also Read