On trial

Road for pedestrians in Woodlands

The pedestrianisation will give residents and students from nearby schools more space to walk and cycle.
The pedestrianisation will give residents and students from nearby schools more space to walk and cycle.PHOTO: LAND TRANSPORT AUTHORITY

A stretch of road next to Kampung Admiralty will be pedestrianised in a trial to repurpose road lanes as footpaths, pedestrianised streets or cycling paths. Starting next month, a section of Woodlands Ring Road will be temporarily closed off, with one lane turned into a bus-only lane.


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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on January 22, 2021, with the headline 'Road for pedestrians in Woodlands'. Subscribe