Taman Desa

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Taman Desa is an area in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia under the postcode 58100.[1] Located off the East-West Link Expressway and Jalan Klang Lama Taman Desa is under the Seputeh parliamentary constituency.

Location[edit]

Taman Desa's construction was started in the early 1970s. It is within close proximity to Kuala Lumpur city centre, taking approximately ten minutes of travel time by car. Taman Danau Desa is a trendy spot in Taman Desa.[citation needed] The Faber Towers and Desa Waterpark near Tasik Taman Desa is located here. Business centres like Danau Business Centre, Plaza Danau 2 and the Faber Complex has more shops, bakeries and banks. Adjacent to Taman Desa is Taman Bukit Desa.

Residents[edit]

The neighbourhood offers a large concentration of middle- and upper-class condominiums. The local residents have an association called "TDRA" or Taman Desa Residents Association where neighborhood issues such as security and festivities arrangement are met regularly by a committee. In 2011, a new residents association, Taman Desa Phase 1 Residents Association (TDP1RA) was established to represent and put forth the needs of Phase 1 residents of Taman Desa in particular the Safety and Security needs which resulted in a Guarded Security Scheme which has proven to be very effective as petty crimes dropped significantly with almost zero occurrence within the guarded area.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Taman Desa, Kuala Lumpur - Postcode - 58100". Malaysia Postcode Search. Retrieved 2017-03-12.