Sri Rampai Station to be opened this Friday
Petaling Jaya, 22 December 2010:- Syarikat Prasarana Negara Berhad (Prasarana) today announced that Sri Rampai LRT Station (KJ4) will be opened to public this Friday, 24 December 2010.
Sri Rampai Station is located between Wangsa Maju and Setiawangsa stations.
Chief Operating Officer, Rail RapidKL, Nor Hassan Ismail said the station is a two-level at-grade station, with the platform areas (containing two side platforms) constructed below the ground level, while the rest of the structure is located above on the ground level. The station is the only station along the LRT line to be at-grade, compared to other stations' which are elevated or underground.
Sri Rampai Station is a model station which has modern design with the features such as latest model of tactiles and directional tiles, passenger benches, surau, new signages, covered walkway to the nearest condominium, Desa Putra Condominium. Sri Rampai LRT station is also equipped with escalators, elevators, closed circuit television cameras and other amenities.
With the opening of Sri Rampai Station, RapidKL bus route U25 (Sri Rampai LRT Station – Lebuh Ampang), with 15 to 20 minutes frequency will also be provided for users convenience.
The construction of Sri Rampai Station started in 1996 but was deferred in 1997 due to delayed development and low population of the surrounding area.
The construction resumed in September 2008 and completed early December 2010.
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