Serdang Perdana Project revived
Malay Mail 13/12/2004
KUALA LUMPUR: An abandoned development project at Section 5 in
Perdana, Selangor, is being revived and its first phase is expected
completed by September next year.
Serdang MP Datuk Yap Pian Hon, who visited the construction site
the weekend, hoped the project would be completed on time without
further inconvenience to buyers.
The project, undertaken by Temasya Jaya Sdn Bhd, involved reviving
shoplots, 857 shop apartments and 512 high-rise residential units.
The project was abandoned by Green Crescent Resources Sdn Bhd for
"Another block of 192 units of medium-cost apartments and two blocks
320 units of service apartments are expected to be completed by
2006," said Yap.
He said that the new developer is also responsible for building 196
units of low-cost flats by 2007.
The architect, Rahim Abdul Rahman, said there were no structural
A total of 1,708 units were offered and taken up by more than 1,300
buyers in 1998 but the project was halted after Green Crescent
faced financial problems.
Yap said that among the facilities and utilities needed urgently for
newly-developed areas in Serdang Perdana are proper roads,
water supply, sewerage pipes and treatment ponds, and telephone
"I will meet the relevant Government agencies to ensure the
have proper basic facilities," said Yap.
He urged the agencies to set up a coordinated committee to ensure
services to these new areas."
Out of the six sections in Serdang Perdana, three sections have been
completed while developments at two sections have yet to be carried
"Once all developments are completed, there will be more than 5,000
people living in Serdang Perdana," said Yap.
He said that traffic congestion at the traffic light junction is
to worsen as there is only one access road to Serdang Perdana.
"I have proposed that the Subang Jaya Municipal Council (MPSJ) find
alternative roads to ease the congestion not just for Serdang
residents but also for other residents nearby," said Yap.
He had proposed that the Serdang main road be upgraded to ease the
traffic jams there, and at neighbouring Seri Kembangan and Sungai
It has been reported that work on a RM92 million three-tier
to replace the traffic lights at the Sungai Besi Highway will be
The first tier of the proposed interchange will provide for traffic
Balakong to Seri Kembangan, another tier for traffic from the
direction, and also an elevated stretch to take traffic from Serdang
Once completed, motorists on the Sungai Besi Highway will enjoy an
uninterrupted ride on the highway.