Bali to Get New Public Transportation System
DENPASAR ~ Continuing traffic problems in the Denpasar area has drawn the attention of a newly formed board of public transportation (Organda), an official said.
Organda chief Ketut Edi Dharma Putr said a meeting between the group and Denpasar’s mayor was held on Tuesday to discuss the launch of a new a new public transport system, called Sarbagita, in 2010.
Putra said Sarbagita would run on 17 routes throughout the city, hopefully cutting down on the use of private vehicles.
He said currently people were not enthusiastic about using public transport because of a lack of facilities, punctuality and routes, which were not fixed.Filed under: Headlines