Contractor instructed to clean the road


KUCHING: SUPP Public Complaints Bureau (SPCB) Chief, Wilfred Yap was recently approached the residents staying at Lorong 10, Jalan Semaba.

Their spokesperson surnamed Chong who spoke on their behalf complained of the dirty road condition due to earth filling works being carried out by the earthwork contractor.

Following the complaint and request for assistance received, Wilfred Yap had immediately highlighted and brought up to the attention of the Majlis Perbandaran Padawan (MPP) and together with officers from MPP’s Enforcement and Engineering Department went to  inspect and assess the situation and also to see what can be done to quickly resolve the problem.

During the meeting at the site of the earth filling works, officers from the Enforcement Department of MPP communicated the complaints of the residents of Lorong 10 to the contractor of the earth filling works. The officers from MPP also instructed the contractor to clean up the road properly after every lorry load of earth is discharged at the site.

The contractor during the meeting agreed and promised to immediately rectify the problem.

The officers from MPP Enforcement Department also informed that they will continue to monitor the situation.

The officers from the Enforcement Department also gave a warning to the contractor that if the cleaning of road at Lorong 10, Jalan Semaba is not done properly,  the appropriate legal action will be taken by MPP.

SUPP Public Complaints Bureau Wilfred Yap is always ready to highlight and try to resolve issues of public interest affecting the community through the relevant authorities. SPCB is also ever ready to lend a helping hand to anyone facing problems or who come across problems of public interest but does not know how to deal with it. Anyone requiring assistance can always call SUPP Public Complaint’s mobile number at 016-7797688 or 082-246999 or go direct to SUPP Head Office to request for assistance.

(Photo shows SUPP PCB Chief Wilfred Yap discussing the complaint of residents of Lorong 10, Jalan Semaba with the Enforcement Officers from MPP and the contractor of the earth filling works)