As reported earlier on, school students residing within the Petaling Jaya City Council (MBPJ) area will be able to use the free “PJCT School Bus” shuttle service to 11 different schools starting from today, October 1, theSun reports. “It will be available in the morning from 6.30 am and no members of the public will be allowed to board the bus except for students in school uniform,” commented PJ mayor, Mohd Azizi Mohd Zain.

The free one-way shuttle service will ply a 16 km-long route that begins at the PJ South 3/2 bus hub and terminates at the Taman Jaya LRT station – the entire journey is estimated to take around 55 minutes. Azizi had also stated that potential drivers will be screened prior to employment. “We will have the bus driven by the same driver each day,” he said.

“This way the driver gets to know the children’s routine and in addition the parents build up trust in the driver,” added Azizi. Stops will include Sekolah Rendah Agama Kampung Medan 1 and 2, SK Petaling Jaya, SK Jalan Selangor 1 and 2, SK Assunta 1 and 2, SMK Assunta, SK and SMK La Salle, Catholic High School, SK Alam Shah 1 and 2, SMK Sultan Abdul Samad, SK Sri Petaling 1 and 2 and SMK (L) Bukit Bintang.

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