The Land Transport Authority (LTA) has just
completed a number of projects to improve the road network in Singapore's
south-western sector, from Ayer Rajah Expressway (AYE)/ Keppel Interchange,
Telok Blangah Road, Pasir Panjang Road, West Coast Highway to Jalan Buroh.
The improvement works were carried out in
stages from 1998 and the completed sections were progressively opened to traffic
since 2002. With the completion of this West Coast Highway Extension (viaduct at
Pasir Panjang Road), LTA completes the road network improvement projects for
Singapore's south-western sector. Overall, the projects will help to improve the
traffic flow along the south-western corridor, benefiting the residents,
businesses and motorists.
To mark the completion of these road projects,
the Land Transport Authority (LTA) will be organising an opening ceremony cum
2.4 km Fun Walk on Saturday, 25 March 2006 at 9.15 am. The event is open
to the public.
you would like to participate and be amongst the first to walk on the West Coast
Highway extension (viaduct at Pasir Panjang Road) before it is opened to
traffic, please download the registration
submit it to:
Hampshire Road, Blk 5 Level 4,
6396 1148 (Attn: Ms Jelita or Mr Hadi)
Pre-registration is required for participation
in this event and the closing date for registration is Wednesday, 15 March
Here are some tips if you are participating in
the fun walk:
Dress appropriately, preferably in sports attire and sports shoes.
Have a light breakfast before coming. You need the energy for the walk.
Although there will be medics on standby, please ensure that you are
feeling well before coming to the walk.
Report early at the pick-up points which you have selected in your
registration form. (Note: Due to inaccessibility of the event location and for
safety reasons, participants are NOT allowed to drive or walk to the event
Goodie bags will be given to registered participants only. Each
participant is entitled to one goodie bag.
We seek your co-operation to comply with the organisers' instructions at
the event ground to ensure safety for all.
Please note that in the event of rain, the organizers may postpone or
cancel the walk. Please wait for instructions from the organizers.
Bus Pick-up Schedule:
(Reminder: Please take the transport ONLY from
the location you have chosen in your registration form)
Rajah Community Centre
Pandan Gardens, S'pore 609335
departure time: 8.00am )
1 Dover Road #01-300, S'pore 130001
departure time: 7.45am)
Blangah Community Club
Telok Blangah St 31, S'pore 108943
departure time: 8.00am)
Coast Community Club
Clementi West Street 2, S'pore 129605
departure time: 8.00am)
Bus Terminal (near NEL HarbourFront Station and Seah Im Food Centre)
services provided from 7.30am - 8.15am)
Here is the programme
and route map
for your reference.
For further details, please call 1800- CALL
LTA (1800 - 2255 582).