A TRAFFIC contra-flow scheme will be tried out for a month at the Jalan Gasing flyover in Petaling Jaya to see whether it will be able to ease the evening rush-hour congestion.
to Petaling Jaya city councillor
Tang Fuie Koh, the traffic
is usually heavy in the evenings with cars from Jalan
Gasing heading towards
flyover for cars coming from
The one-month trial period starts on June 8 and will be from 5pm to 7pm daily.
“The contra-flow is only for cars turning right into Jalan Templer onto the NPE and towards PJ Selatan and Subang,” Tang said.
traffic flow for cars heading towards
Those going to Old Klang Road but have got on to the flyover will have to proceed to turn right towards the NPE and make a U-turn to get back on to the Old Klang Road.
a section of the Jalan Othman roundabout is cordoned
off during the evening rush-hour period so cars from
Traffic cones will be placed to guide motorists onto the flyover from Jalan Gasing and traffic policemen will be on duty to control the traffic.