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Structural Planning of Singapore New Towns

Structural Planning of Singapore New Towns

In the past where housing shortage was an issue due to the rapid population growth and urbanization of the country, badly degenerated and overcrowded slums and squatter colonies were a common sight in the city centre. This over population led to serious human and traffic congestion issues which prompted the government to introduce the 1958...
Case Study: Our Neighbourhood

Case Study: Our Neighbourhood

Efficient Neighbourhoods: Bedok   Improving social inclusion and keeping a multicultural society together in Singapore has always been its priority. However, it has become tougher and more important as Singapore’s development progresses further with its success in this aspect attributing to one key factor: its neighbourhood, as mentioned by Singapore’s Deputy Prime Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam...