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1 Jul 2017
Factsheet: New 15km Cycling Path Network in Jurong Lake District
Going car-lite in the Jurong Lake District (JLD), Singapore’s second Central Business District, is now easier with the completion of a 15km dedicated cycling path network. JLD is the 8th intra-town cycling path network in Singapore. This is part of the Land Transport Authority’s (LTA) long term plan to progressively construct dedicated cycling path networks in all HDB towns to enhance first and last mile connections. For more information, please refer to attached factsheet.
28 Jun 2017
Factsheet: Stroller Restraint System to Be Tested on Service 69
From 29 June 2017, a prototype stroller restraint system will be tested on SBS Transit Service 69, to secure open strollers on the bus. In addition to holding on to their strollers throughout the journey, parents and caregivers are encouraged to use the restraint system on the bus. For more information, please refer to attached factsheet.
31 May 2017
Factsheet: Downtown Line 3 to Open on 21 October 2017
The Downtown Line 3 (DTL3) will open on 21 October 2017, making it the longest underground and driverless MRT line in Singapore, surpassing the 35.7km Circle Line (CCL). The completed DTL which will be 42km long will facilitate direct travel from the north-western and eastern areas of the island to the Central Business District (CBD) and Marina Bay areas, providing greater connectivity to residential, industrial and lifestyle enclaves. For more information, please refer to attached factsheet.
9 May 2017
Factsheet: Trial of LED Light Strips
As part of efforts to provide pedestrian-friendly features, the Land Transport Authority (LTA) will test the use of Light Emitting Diode (LED) light strips at signalised pedestrian crossings in a six-month trial. For more information, please refer to attached factsheet.
12 Apr 2017
Factsheet by the Land Transport Authority (LTA) & SMRT: Full-day Sunday Trial of New Signalling System for North-South Line from 16 April 2017
From 16 April 2017, the trial of the new signalling system for the North-South Line (NSL) will be extended to a full day on Sundays. This follows the successful weekday trials during the last hour of passenger service since 28 March 2017. The all-day trial on Sundays is expected to last two months. For more information, please refer to attached factsheet.
23 Mar 2017
Factsheet: Knackstop Turns One!
Knackstop – a collection of creative and practical keepsakes inspired by the Singapore public transport system – turns one this month! Evoking playfulness and quirkiness yet relatable by all, “Knackstop” is a wordplay of ‘next stop’ and ‘knick knacks’. For more information on the initiatives, please refer to the attached factsheet.
8 Mar 2017
Factsheet: Leveraging Technology for a Smarter and Greener Transport System
As mentioned by Second Minister for Transport, Mr Ng Chee Meng in his speech at the Committee of Supply Debate in Parliament earlier, the Land Transport Authority (LTA) has implemented various initiatives in recent years to build a smarter and greener transport system. For more information on the initiatives, please refer to the attached factsheet.