01 Jul '11, 9am

URA Press Release - Public works and future plans for former railway land

Public works and future plans for former railway land The lands previously occupied by Keretapi Tanah Melayu (KTM) for railway use have been vested in the Singapore Government with effect from 1 July 2011. As agreed with Malaysia, Singapore will remove the tracks and ancillary structures of the KTM railway and hand them over to Malaysia. The Singapore Land Authority (SLA) will commence these removal works as well as conduct maintenance works around the various railway sites shortly. Public Can Access the Railway Tracks Nevertheless, in response to requests for an opportunity for the public to trek along and experience the tracks, the SLA will be staging its works. From 1 Jul 2011 to 17 Jul 2011, the entire line of railway tracks will be open to public for 2 weeks, except for some localised areas. After 17 Jul 2011, a 3km stretch of railway tracks from Rifle Range Road to t...

Full article: http://www.ura.gov.sg/pr/text/2011/pr11-88.html

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