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Sg. Besi Park N Ride Begins Operations

Date : 8 February 2013


In the interest of providing better services to Sg. Besi LRT users and other amenities in the surrounding area, the Ministry of Federal Territories and Urban Wellbeing in collaboration with the Ministry of Transport have built the Sg. Besi Park N Ride Complex which was officiated by Yang Berhormat Dato Raja Nong Chik Dato Raja Zainal Abidin, Minister of Federal territories and Urban Wellbeing who was accompanied by Yang Berhormat Datuk Seri Kong Cho Ha, Minister of Transport. Also present was Yang Berbahagia Datuk Seri Ahmad Phesal Talib, Mayor of Kuala Lumpur.

Park N Ride Sg. Besi is a four storey parking complex that will provide 213 parking bays. Built at a cost of RM6.32 million, it also provides ladies only parking on the ground level and is user friendly for disabled visitors. Lifts, covered walkways, prayer rooms, CCTV and food stall are also within the complex.

According to YB Raja Dato Nong Chik, users only need to pay RM3.00 per entry. “This project was operational on the 30th of May 2011 and was fully completed on the 15th of January 2013. It is hoped that this effort will provide a degree of comfort to users of the LRT and also to trader who have their businesses here.” He added.