Tag Archives: BUKIT TIMAH

ROWDY MONKEYS AT BUKIT TIMAH RAID HOUSES & STEAL COSMETICS

A Singaporean Chinese writer posted on FB about a group of rowdy monkeys who raided her house at Bukit Timah. They stole from her kitchen fruits, bread, biscuits, and would leave dirty trails in her backyard. After having a feast, they continue to loiter outside her house to frolick in the sun. Oddly enough, they also stole her cosmetic products.

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PORTABLE SPEED TRAP CAMERA SPOTTED @ UPPER BUKIT TIMAH RD, DRIVERS TAKE NOTE!

A local road user came across a newly installed speed trap camera along Upper Bukit Timah road and warned fellow motorist to stay alert when travelling in that direction. From the picture taken, the speed camera is most likely a portable speed trap camera which the Traffic Police can deploy conveniently. The camera may no longer be at the location currently but now drivers will know this is a spot which TP intends to lay traps at. Stay alert and drive safe!

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DTL2 CONSTRUCTION DAMAGED LANDED RESIDENCES IN BUKIT TIMAH

Since 2011, construction along the Down Town Line 2 (DTL2) MRT line and stations has left these home owners in Duchess Road in Bukit Timah with nagging headaches and genuine fears for their safety. According to these landed property owners, they found their homes damaged due to the massive construction work that was taking place just 70 meters away from their home at the Tan Kah Kee MRT Station. Cracked and slanted walls, burst water pipes and front gates that are unable to properly shut were among some of the more serious issues.

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BUKIT TIMAH NATURE RESERVE TO BE CLOSED FOR 6 MONTHS

NParks will be repairing over half of the Reserve’s trails, and will also be stabilising its slopes and restoring its flora and fauna. A 1.3km-long raised boardwalk will also be built, and railings will be installed along critical areas of trails to ensure visitors do not stray off the trails.

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