15 Jun '11, 5pm

[CNA] MND mulling "Green Corridor" along KTM railway land

SINGAPORE : The possibility of a "Green Corridor" along the KTM railway is being seriously looked into. Minister of State for National Development, BG Tan Chuan-Jin, posted on his Facebook page that the Urban Redevelopment Authority and National Parks Board are actively discussing the matter with the Nature Society Singapore (NSS). The society had submitted a proposal in October last year on preserving the green stretch of nature along the north-south railway track. The society's vice-president and leading advocate on the matter, Mr Leong Kwok Peng, said BG Tan's note is a "very positive message in the way he is supporting the idea and thinking very hard to have a Green Corridor".

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