10 May '11, 8am

GRC system to blame for Yeo’s decision: netizens

The GRC System should be abolished and the Elections Department gerrymandering of electoral boundaries should be put to a stop too. While it may be good for votes towards the PAP parties, it does not benefit residents (only residents who feel better having a PM as their MP). I was a former RC Chairman. After spending years in building ties with my neighboring RCs in Punggol (now Aljunied), we were separated into different constituencies and GRC after the 1997 elections. Our Cheng San Town dissapeared from the electorate map. Where we once had lots of joint activities at Punggol Community Club, we could not after the elections as we were no longer in the same GRC family. I have to reprint the RC flags 3 times at each election and change the stationery and letterheads, Notice Board headers, etc. The camaraderie that we took pains to built around our neighborhood was also ign...

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