18 Jul '11, 1am

Greenery along KTM tracks to be preserved: Khaw

Greenery along KTM tracks to be preserved: Khaw

Minister for National Development Khaw Boon Wan (centre) walking along the KTM tracks with members of the public and their pets yesterday. His family and chihuahua Tammy also accompanied him on the walk. -- ST PHOTO: NURIA LING THE iconic tracks of the KTM railway will be dismantled from today, but Minister for National Development Khaw Boon Wan assured the public that the lush greenery surrounding them will be preserved. Walking the tracks with his family and pet chihuahua Tammy yesterday evening, the minister added that after the tracks are dismantled, parts of the path will be reopened to the public again. Speaking to reporters after the walk, Mr Khaw said there were many possibilities for housing development in the areas currently occupied by the tracks. 'But we will do it in a way where we can still preserve this green spine. I'm quite sure it can be done and it will ...

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