CCTVs at 10 more spots to deter illegal parking

A sign warns about the penalty for parking on a double yellow line in Jurong Gateway in April 2014 in an area monitored by a Land Transport Authority closed-circuit television (CCTV) camera. From Sept 22, 10 more locations on Singapore roads will be
A sign warns about the penalty for parking on a double yellow line in Jurong Gateway in April 2014 in an area monitored by a Land Transport Authority closed-circuit television (CCTV) camera. From Sept 22, 10 more locations on Singapore roads will be monitored by CCTV to deter illegal parking. -- PHOTO: ST FILE

SINGAPORE - From Sept 22, 10 more locations on Singapore roads will be monitored by closed circuit television (CCTV) cameras to deter illegal parking.

They join 20 other spots monitored 24-7 by CCTV cameras put up by the Land Transport Authority (LTA) since April.

The LTA said the 30 locations were picked because they have a high incidence of illegal parking, and are plied by public buses. They also typically have a high traffic volume, and a high concentration of pedestrian activities.

The 10 latest spots are:

- Beach Road (at Golden Mile Food Centre)

- River Valley Road (in front of Spize, Boon Tong Kee)

-Tanjong Katong Road (near Parkstone Road)

-Woodlands Ave 7 (Admiralty MRT)

-North Bridge Road (opp and along Bugis Junction)

-Jalan Besar (Eminent Plaza)

-Punggol Road (junction of Punggol Central, both directions)

-Sembawang Road (Jalan Lengkok Sembawang )

-Serangoon Road (Tekka Centre)

-Upper Serangoon Road (junction of Simon Road & Florence Road)