HOUSEHOLD WASTERWATER MANAGEMENT POLICY IN KERENG BANGKIRAI AREA TOWARD SUSTAINABILITY OF RIVER WATER IN SEBANGAU CITY, PALANGKA RAYA
This manuscript aims to study and understand the policies of household wastewater management in the Sebangau River, Palangka Raya City and explore the problem of household wastewater management in the residential area of Kereng Bangkirai towards the preservation of river water in Sebangau City. Palangka Raya. The problem is focused on environmental policies seen from sustainability which can be contributed as a role model for local government policies in making river environmental management policies. The data were collected through observation, interviews with relevant stakeholders, documentation, and analyzed qualitatively. This study concludes that the wasterwater management policy in the rivers of Palangka Raya City is still not ready to face the threat of river ecological damage. However, the commitment of the city government to plan to change the face ofsettlements slumand wasterwater management already exists. However, there are obstacles in the policy, one of which has not been supported by community activities and habits to manage household wastewater so that the sustainability of Sebangau river water is maintained.