There is an entire new town expanding in the West side. The new Tengah estate, created "Forest Town" for the plans to have it bordered by lush greenery, will certainly start expanding in the following few years. Tengah will certainly be Singapore's very first new town since Punggol was conceptualized more than 20 years back. The Priest for National Development Lawrence Wong has actually mentioned in a current article that these new flats will have an excellent mix of level types. The master plan for Tengah was disclosed in 2016 though the suggestion was mooted in 1991. Taking Bishan as a size-gauge, Tengah is keyed to grow to concerning 700 hectares or regarding the very same size as Bishan.
Formerly a military training ground, the location on which Tengah will certainly be improved is bound by the Kranji and also Pan-Island Expressway, Bukit Batok and Brickland Roadway. Quickly the rowdy terrain will be home to 42,000 new residences with a mix of 30,000 public real estate systems and also 12,000 exclusive ones. The West is definitely connecting ahead with redevelopment and also though the place of Tengah brand-new town might not appear eye-catching to young buyers, they could alter their minds in a simply a couple of years' time. It will certainly be situated near the Jurong Development Area and also will have the Jurong Region Line (JRL) and also its 24 stations offering transport connectivity.
There will be 4 terminals connecting Tengah to the Jurong Technology District as well as the Jurong Lake Area. Plans for the town to be car-free are underway. There were additionally broach improving connectivity with independent cars. Planned routes with driverless automobiles may be made use of to much better handle commercial organizing and also day-to-day transportation. Punggol, Jurong Development District, as well as Marina One are the 3 estates to have robotic buses as well as shuttles from 2022.