Kampong Java Park beside KKH to close permanently from end-August to make way for North-South Corridor tunnel

The park beside the KK Women's and Children's Hospital will be closed at the end of this month to make way for the construction of the North-South Corridor tunnel. Singaporeans we spoke to shared their favourite memories of the place.
Kampong Java Park is slated to close on Aug 28, 2018 to make way for the construction of the North-South Corridor tunnel.
Kampong Java Park is slated to close on Aug 28, 2018 to make way for the construction of the North-South Corridor tunnel.ST PHOTO: JOYCE FANG
Kampong Java Park is slated to close on Aug 28, 2018 to make way for the construction of the North-South Corridor tunnel.
Kampong Java Park is slated to close on Aug 28, 2018 to make way for the construction of the North-South Corridor tunnel.ST PHOTO: JOYCE FANG
Kampong Java Park is slated to close on Aug 28, 2018 to make way for the construction of the North-South Corridor tunnel.
Kampong Java Park is slated to close on Aug 28, 2018 to make way for the construction of the North-South Corridor tunnel.ST PHOTO: JOYCE FANG
Kampong Java Park is slated to close on Aug 28, 2018 to make way for the construction of the North-South Corridor tunnel.
Kampong Java Park is slated to close on Aug 28, 2018 to make way for the construction of the North-South Corridor tunnel.ST PHOTO: JOYCE FANG

SINGAPORE - The Kampong Java Park beside KK Women's and Children's Hospital (KKH) will be closed at the end of the month, to make way for the construction of the future North-South Corridor tunnel.

Signs put up around the park, which opened in 1973, said it will be permanently closed from Aug 28. It will be replaced by a facilities building that will be constructed as part of the corridor project, said the Land Transport Authority (LTA).

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