Flooding

MEDIA USES PONDING AND DISPLACED TO PAINT A NICER PICTURE OF SG

A few years back when the skies opened up, and Orchard Road faced the first of its flooding issues, the media reported it as ponding. Well, how can it be a flood if there were no homes washed away, or people getting lost in the flooding, unlike our neighbouring countries. Those are proper flood. Singapore, we call it ponding.

Most recently, the plight of the homeless are getting the spotlight, as they are now more brazen and no longer hide away in Singapore's dark alleys and corners. Now the homeless can be found in shopping malls. Guess what? The media report to this group as the displaced. Displaced?

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TAMPINES TOWN COUNCIL ALL TALK NO ACTION IN SOLVING HDB FLOODING PROBLEM

The corridors and pipes outside my apartment has been constantly flooded when it rains. The water level is at least ankle deep and there is a possibility that the water may seep in to my house. Have tried contacting Town Council many times, explaining to them the issue. Every time, they claimed that they will look into the issue, but nothing is ever done.

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FLOODING AT JEM'S SECOND STORY

A blocked waste pipe within popular food chain Saladworks caused a backflow of water, which flooded the 2nd level of JEM on Thursday evening. The flooding took place at about 5PM in the late afternoon.

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