Orchard Road businesses' wish list
Group wants more leisure elements such as event spaces and park for shopping belt
Published on Oct 14, 2012 6:57 PM
The Orchard Road Business Association (Orba) aims to widen the area's emphasis beyond shopping, by including more leisure components.
Regular closure of a 600m stretch of Orchard Road is also included in its proposals for Singapore's premier shopping street.
To this end, Orba is finalising a long-term proposal called Orchard Road 2020.
The association's intention is to strengthen the area's branding and to offer a variety of experiences on the street.
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