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Lim Wee Kiak, Transport

MPs lobby for improved bus services in their wards

Gripes include irregular frequency, poor ratio of services to residents

Published on May 15, 2012 6:00 AM

With detailed figures in hand, Dr Lim Wee Kiak (Nee Soon GRC) on Monday painted a picture that shows all is not equal when it comes to bus services.

At least not in the three towns he highlighted: Woodlands, Yishun and Sembawang.

All three are served by the MRT but the proportion of bus services to residents varies vastly, said Dr Lim.

Woodlands, the most populated, has 28 bus services at its interchange, followed by Yishun, 17 and Sembawang, five.

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