Tag Archives: Ponding

Joo Seng Allegedly Faced Ponding For Years

A contributor sent in a video showing a flooded carpark at Joo Seng today. According to our contributor, the Joo Seng area has allegedly faced ponding for years. It is puzzling why this area still gets ponding despite these feedback. Perhaps the Member of Parliament (MP) Professor Fatimah Lateef can shed light on this issue when she goes on her next walkabout. Surely her residents deserve an explanation.

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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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BEWARE OF THESE 100 MOST FLOOD PRONE PLACES IN SINGAPORE

Friday's thunderstorm swept through Singapore and caused flash floods in numerous low lying parts of Singapore. Rather than be caught unaware every time a thunderstorm passes through, why not check out PUB's website for the list of high risk flood areas. Here's the 100 places most prone to floods in Singapore as listed by PUB.

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