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Road closures and traffic diversions for Chingay 2013

Published on Feb 18, 2013 12:28 PM
 
File photo from the 2012 Chingay parade. There will be road closures and traffic diversions on Feb 22 and 23, for the Chingay Parade Singapore held at F1 Pit Building Area, next to the Singapore Flyer. -- ST PHOTO: GAVIN FOO

There will be road closures and traffic diversions on Feb 22 and 23, for the Chingay Parade Singapore held at F1 Pit Building Area, next to the Singapore Flyer.

Traffic will be diverted at Republic Boulevard and Raffles Avenue towards the city, as these roads will be closed from 6pm to midnight on both parade days.

Bus services 56, 75, 77, 97, 97E, 171, 195, 960, 961C serving the bus stop before Temasek Avenue towards Raffles Avenue will not be affected. The Singapore Flyer will also still be accessible to the public.

Electronic Road Pricing (ERP) gantries on roads leading into the Central Business District will continue to operate as per normal during the road closure. Police officers will be deployed at the affected roads to assist motorists and regulate traffic. The public is advised to take public transport with the nearest MRT stations at Promenade, Esplanade and City Hall.