The Car Free Day (HBKB) routine holds by Jakarta Capital City Government is so far considered successful to reduce air pollution in Jakarta. Therefore, it was first conducted once a month only, is now keep getting positive response and support from various parties. In fact, due to high demand of Car Free Day implementation, Jakarta Capital City Government plans to hold it every week.
“Insya Allah, coincides with Jakarta’s anniversary on June 22, we will announce the implementation of Car Free Day routine to be held every Sunday,” stated Jakarta Governor Fauzi Bowo at HI Roundabout, Central Jakarta, Sunday (6/19).
Jakarta’s Car Free Day to Be Expanded