|Date||10 September 2018 to 31 March 2019|
|Reason||To ease and improve traffic flow along Persiaran Tengku Ampuan Rahimah, Klang to facilitate LRT3 construction works.|
SHAH ALAM, 7 September 2018: MRCB George Kent Sdn Bhd (MRCBGK), the Project Delivery Partner (PDP) of the Light Rail Transit 3 (LRT3) project, wishes to inform that there will be alternative routes available for motorists who are travelling between Klang town and Banting. Besides commuting on Persiaran Tengku Ampuan Rahimah, motorists now can use alternative routes starting from 10 September 2018 until 31 March 2019.
The alternative routes involve the following locations:
Alternative Route A: From Klang Town to Banting
From Bulatan Simpang Lima, motorists can proceed to Persiaran Raja Muda Musa and continue to Lebuh Turi and Persiaran Pegaga, then make a left turn into Jalan Batu Unjur and continue their journey to Banting as indicated by the BLUE arrows in the map.
Alternative Route B: From Banting to Klang Town
Motorists can turn left at the traffic light junction near BP Healthcare, to proceed into Jalan Batu Unjur, and turn right into Persiaran Pegaga. At the roundabout, take the second turn to continue into Lebuh Turi and turn right into Persiaran Raja Muda Musa and head straight to Klang Town as indicated by the PURPLE arrows in the map.
Alternative Route C: From Klang Town to Taman Sri Andalas
From Bulatan Simpang Lima, motorists can proceed to Persiaran Raja Muda Musa and continue their journey to Lebuh Turi. At the roundabout, take the first turn into Persiaran Seraya to head to Persiaran Tengku Ampuan Rahimah as indicated by the ORANGE arrows in the map.
Alternative Route D: From Banting to Taman Sri Andalas
At the traffic light junction near BP Healthcare, motorists can turn left into Jalan Batu Unjur and turn right into Persiaran Pegaga. At the roundabout, take the third turn into Persiaran Seraya to head to Persiaran Tengku Ampuan Rahimah as indicated by GREEN arrows in the map.
The diversion is implemented following the approval from the Klang Municipal Council and the Malaysian Public Works Department (JKR). Motorists are reminded to exercise caution, adhere to advance warning and directional signages when travelling in the area during the construction period.
We apologise for any inconvenience caused to the public.
For public enquiries, please contact the LRT3 hotline at 1 800 18 2585
For media enquiries, please contact:
Lim Siew May
Media Manager, PR & Communications
MRCB George Kent Sdn Bhd
03-5033 6888 / 6857
Vanessa Song, WPC PR & Stakeholder Management
Sunway Construction Sdn Bhd
ABOUT MRCB GEORGE KENT (MRCBGK)
MRCB George Kent Joint Venture (MRCB George Kent) was appointed on 4th September 2015 as the Project Delivery Partner (PDP) of the Light Rail Transit 3 (LRT3).
MRCB is currently the largest developer cum contractor of Transit Oriented Developments (TODs) in Malaysia, while George Kent is the largest home-grown railway system specialist in Malaysia.
MRCB George Kent brings to the LRT3 project a highly-skilled and professional staff pool experienced in transit projects, with tailored and cost-effective solutions specific to Prasarana’s needs in a collaborative and supportive manner.
ABOUT THE LIGHT RAIL TRANSIT LINE 3 (LRT3)
The LRT3 envisages to connect 2 million people between Bandar Utama and Klang by 2024. Developed in line with Greater Kuala Lumpur/ Klang Valley (GKL/KV) Land Public Transport Masterplan, LRT3 will be a key feature in extending rail connectivity to the Western Corridor of GKL/KV. For more information, visit www.lrt3.com.my and follow @myLRT3