JAKARTA – A toll road company, PT Jasa Marga (Persero) Tbk (JSMR), will intergrate Jagorawi Toll Road with the flatten fee through the entire gate in all destination, which according to the plan, it will be conducted in the early September 2017.
A Corporate Communication of PT Jasa Marga (Persero) Tbk (JSMR), Dwimawan Heru, said that they have conducted feasibility test of entire gate destination. “We are waiting the decision of the Minister of Public Works (PU/Pekerjaan Umum) to renew our toll rate evenly on the Jagorawi toll road,” he said, in Jakarta.
The management will implement the electronification with card accesses, e-money, in October 2017. This electronification toll gate accesses are expected to unraveling traffic congestion as cars queuing up in front of the toll gate.
“We only need to improve the education for the toll road users, because there is still a presumption that the electronification can only be conducted in GTO, whereas the electronic payment can also be conducted in manual toll gate,” he added.
Currently, Jasa Marga have approximately 950 tollbooths through the entire Indonesia and it is already 47% operated with the automatic toll booth. (LK)