11 Jul '11, 5am

Regular town hall meetings at Bishan-Toa Payoh? #Singapore

Regular town hall meetings at Bishan-Toa Payoh? #Singapore

Bishan-Toa Payoh GRC residents could soon participate in regular town hall meetings in their estate. (Yahoo! file … In addition to their Meet-the-People sessions (MPS), residents living in Bishan-Toa Payoh GRC may soon have regular town hall meetings where they can raise municipal issues. Bishan-Toa Payoh town council chairman Hri Kumar Nair made the announcement on Sunday at the sidelines of a community event. He told The Straits Times that meeting residents as a group would give the town council a better sense of what people want in their neighbourhood. In contrast, the MPS allows individuals to approach their MPs for help in resolving issues. These town hall meetings would be held regularly and have a structured format, he said. Nair and his grassroots advisers may also hold "roving town halls" and move among the neighbourhoods to keep the group at a smaller size. Each ...

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‘Town council report is politically motivated’ #Singapore

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Man murdered at Toa Payoh Lorong 1 #Singapore

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A 47-year-old man was murdered at Toa Payoh Lorong 1. (Yahoo! file photo) A 47-year-old Chinese man was murdered at block ...

Town Council Management Handover: Aljunied-Hougang

Town Council Management Handover: Aljunied-Hougang

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sg.news.yahoo.com 16 Jul '11, 5am

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Aljunied-Hougang Town Council prepares handover...

sg.news.yahoo.com 16 Jul '11, 6am

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