New Bukit Bintang scramble crossing to improve walkability

The Shibuya crossing in Tokyo allows hundreds of people to cross the street in all directions at the same time. A similar system is being implemented in Bukit Bintang area. — AFP

A NEW Shibuya-style “scramble pedestrian crossing” will be introduced in the busy Bukit Bintang area starting June 19.

According to Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL), the new pedestrian crossing, to be introduced at the intersection of Jalan Sultan Ismail and Jalan Bukit Bintang, would optimise walkability in the high traffic pedestrian area.

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