the sentiment echoed by shoplot owners in Lagoon Perdana, Bandar Sunway,
who could no longer tolerate using the pothole-riddled access road of
Jalan PJS 9/1.
with Kelana Jaya MP Loh Seng Kok, whose service centre is located in the
area, they have sought the help and attention of the Subang Jaya
Municipal Council (MPSJ) to put an end to their woes.
four-lane road, which had been tarred in the past by the previous
developer, was badly affected earlier this year after the council
allowed new developers to use one side (two lanes) of the road as their
main access route to carry construction materials into their site. A
number of lorries and trucks had been using the road frequently on a
several developers have been engaged in construction work near the area,
spoiling the road so much until you can’t see the tarred road anymore.
The badly affected access road of Jalan PJS 9/1 in Lagoon
Perdana, Bandar Sunway.
people here have suffered enough, which was why I called the MPSJ
president Adnan Md Ikhsan to look into this matter,” said Loh.
claimed Loh, had issued a stop-work order to five companies, which meant
the affected companies had to cease all work with immediate effect until
they have resurfaced and carried out maintenance on the road.
MPSJ had allowed these companies to use the road earlier, what we want
now is for these companies to maintain the road from time to time, and
run crusher run stones over the potholes to make the road compact
suffice to just tar the road because it would likely become bad again
after a month,” said Loh.
that he hoped the road near the Lagoon Perdana residential area would
also be tarred back since the road served as the main road for residents
when contacted, confirmed that stop-work order had indeed been issued.
However he clarified that the order was more to tackle the issue of
hygiene and dust than of the spoilt road.
companies would have to come over here at MPSJ and sign a letter of oath
that states that they will look into the cleanliness aspect of the place
as it is very dusty now.
after they have signed (the letter), we would allow them to continue
their responsibility to rectify the situation and we will make sure they
deliver their promise,” he said.
affected road, Adnan said he still allowed the companies to use it since
not many motorists used the area.
there are two other lanes which people could still use.”