09 Jul '11, 11am

#OurRailCorridor Old KTM tracks to become "green spine" - Channel NewsAsia:

SINGAPORE: The National Development Ministry is studying ways to retain the old KTM railway tracks as a green spine for nature and leisure. The railway line running through Singapore was closed after the KTM train station at Tanjong Pagar moved to Woodlands on July 1. Writing in his blog on Saturday, National Development Minister Khaw Boon Wan said he sees a "green opportunity" for urban development that will not compromise the development potential of the lands surrounding the track. He hopes Singaporeans will come forward with their ideas to "co-develop a workable and practical scheme". Mr Khaw said he had hoped to take on the project himself, but with housing matters taking up most of his time, he found a ready volunteer in Minister of State Tan Chuan-Jin. Mr Khaw said Brigadier-General (NS) Tan has identified several angles to work from: the green aspect, heritage and ...

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