GEORGE TOWN, Dec 9 (Bernama) — The Penang Municipal Council (MPPP) will close off several roads in the city to facilitate a motorised vehicle-free day this Sunday.
According to a statement from the MPPP Public Relations Division, the roads affected are Lebuh Pantai, Lebuh Bishop, Lebuh Gereja and Gat Lebuh Gereja.
“The MPPP will launch a motorised vehicle-free day on Sunday and the roads involved will be closed from 7am to 5pm,” said the statement, here today.
Motorists are advised to heed signboards put up by the MPPP advising on detours.
A total of 1,055 bays will be made available free of charge at multi-storey parking lots on Lebuh Victoria, Lebuh Union, Lebuh Light and Lebuh Downing, as well as 975 bays on roads surrounding the area.
“These roads will be closed every Sunday until further notice,” it added.