02 Nov '11, 9am

Elderly to get more time to cross roads

SINGAPORE: The Green Man Plus scheme which gives senior citizens more time to cross roads will be extended to another 240 pedestrian crossings island-wide from next year. Senior citizens get up to five seconds more to cross when they tap their CEPAS-compliant concession cards on the card reader above the push button on the traffic light poles at crossings. The Land Transport Authority (LTA) said it is extending the scheme because of the successful pilot at five locations in 2009. The 240 crossings will be at 146 locations in 13 housing estates. They are Ang Mo Kio, Bedok, Bukit Merah, Chinatown, Geylang, Hougang, Kallang, Marine Parade, Outram, Queenstown, Rochor, Tampines, and Toa Payoh. LTA is also planning to extend the scheme to pedestrians with physical and sensory disabilities to give them a longer time to cross the roads. It is working with the National Council of S...

Full article: http://www.channelnewsasia.com/stories/singaporelocalnews...

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