19 Jun '11, 1pm

Getting ready for opening of Woodleigh MRT station

SINGAPORE: SBS Transit's Woodleigh MRT Station will open from Monday, making all 16 stations on the North East Line fully operational. The station has remained closed since 2003, as the population in the area had been deemed insufficient to make economic sense to operate. But eight years on, it's time to open the fare gates. On the eve of the opening, SBS Transit conducted checks on the lifts, escalators and fare gates to ensure they are working well. Staff also gave the floors an extra shine. Incidentally, the North East Line is celebrating its eighth anniversary as well. Staff will be giving away 70,000 commemorative pass holders at all 16 stations including Woodleigh. That's icing on the cake for residents living around Woodleigh station, who said its opening has been a long time coming. A resident at nearby Avon Park condominium, Suchit Negi, said: "I've been a residen...

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