Problemate River Management In The City A Thousand River

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Harpani Matnuh, Rabiatul Adawiah, Aminuddin Prahatama Putra


The purpose of this study was to determine the implementation of river management socialization and reveal various problems to empower the community in river maintenance.This study uses a qualitative approach because the problems studied are complex, dynamic, and require in-depth analysis. Determination of respondents was done by purposive sampling. Based on this, the respondents in this study were the Head of the River Division, the Head of the River Affairs Section of the Banjarmasin City Public Works and Spatial Planning Office, River Adat Management, Kelurahan staff, community leaders and community members. Data analysis was carried out interactively which included three components, namely data reduction, data presentation, drawing conclusions and verification. The results of this study indicate that the socialization carried out by the Local Government of Banjarmasin City regarding River Management has been going well, which is carried out through the Public Works and Spatial Planning Office, the Environmental Service, River Hall, River Activist Communities such as the River Care Community, River Punchers, and from the kelurahan. Even though socialization has been carried out, community participation in river maintenance is still low. Efforts that can be made to increase community participation in river maintenance are: increasing socialization, imposing sanctions on residents who throw garbage into the river, vision and mission must refer to the Long-Term Development Plan

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