PREMIUMCity wants more green space for Monas after shelved revitalization project​​​​​​​

first_imgTopics : Facebook Linkedin Log in with your social account Even though the project to revitalize the National Monument (Monas) complex in Central Jakarta has been halted following public outcry, the Jakarta administration insisted any future development projects of the historic landmark would offer more green spaces.The 81-hectare complex has become one of the largest urban parks in a city that is suffering from a shortage of green space. Some 450,000 square meters of the Monas landscape is predominantly trees and grass.The figure represents 0.68 percent of total green open spaces in the capital, which is only at 6.556 ha, or around 10 percent of its land.The controversial revitalization project in the southern part of Monas is located on 34.481 ha of land or around 0.05 percent of the city’s total green spaces.The city administration aims to build a paved plaza for ceremonies and other activities, as well as a large pond…. Monas green-space #Monas LOG INDon’t have an account? Register here Forgot Password ? Googlelast_img

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