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Maritime Inspired CC at Punggol Waterfront Town

27 April 2011

Residents residing in Punggol can now look forward to more facilities, courses and activities coming their way. With the new Punggol 21 CC opening its doors in the third quarter of 2011, residents will soon have a ‘Creative Lifestyle Hub’ in their neighbourhood.

The maritime inspired CC will feature wellness facilities for the health conscious and a fun and creative environment for children to learn and play through the various courses and activities planned.

The upcoming Punggol 21 CC is specifically designed to promote interaction and bonding. The CC will have open spaces that residents and families can utilise for their various lifestyle needs.

Mr Teo Chee Hean, Deputy Prime Minister (DPM) and Minister for Defence, joined Ms Penny Low, Adviser to Pasir Ris-Punggol GRC Grassroots Organisations (GROs) at the Punggol 21 CC Topping Up Ceremony on 24 April 2011 to mark the last stage of construction of the CC. Special guests Dr Ahmad Magad, Dr Janil Puthucheary, Mr Zainal …

GE Rallies

1. PAP Rally is on 28 Apr 2011 (Thursday) from 7-10pm at the field beside Buangkok MRT Station.

2. The SDA Rally for the Pasir Ris Punggol constituency is on 29 Apr 2011 (Friday) at the open field at the corner of Sengkang East Avenue and Sengkang East Drive.

GE: Pasir Ris - Punggol 5 year development plan unveiled

By Channel NewsAsia 24/04/2011

SINGAPORE: Residents in Pasir Ris—Punggol can look forward to more lift upgrading and carparks.

These are just some of the projects Deputy Prime Minister Teo Chee Hean put forward at the unveiling of the Pasir Ris—Punggol GRC 5—year development plan.

Mr Teo said the plan will focus on five key themes — family, youth, parents, home and community.

Mr Teo also revealed that the Pasir Ris—Punggol GRC and Punggol East single—seat constituency will share one town council, if the PAP candidates are elected in the coming polls.

And Mr Michael Palmer, the PAP candidate for the newly—carved out constituency of Punggol East, will chair the shared town council.

When asked about the contest in Pasir Ris—Punggol GRC for the coming polls, Mr Teo said he had not seen much of the opposition.

He said: "We are working on the premise that we will have a contest. We quite frankly have not seen a lot of the opposition party that says it wants to contest; we have not seen…

Pasir Ris Punggol General Election 2011 Candidates

Tiong Seng wins S$192m contract from HDB

Posted on CNA on 04 April 2011 2258 hrs

SINGAPORE : Mainboard-listed construction group Tiong Seng Holdings has won a S$192 million contract from the Housing and Development Board (HDB) for the construction of Waterway Terraces in Punggol West.

The building contract includes construction of electrical substations, car parks, a mini-market and ancillary shops, an education centre, child care centre, residents' community centre, student care centre, a green rain garden, linkways and related civil engineering works, the company said.

The 1,072-unit Waterway Terraces forms part of HDB's three projects launched in June 2010, and is an award-winning "First Waterfront Housing" project situated along the Punggol Waterway.

The project is designed with eco-friendly features in line with HDB's plans to develop Punggol into an eco-town.

Waterway Terraces has already been conferred the Green Mark (Platinum) Award for its eco features.

Tiong Seng said works on the projec…

New CC in Punggol to serve as lifestyle hub

Thu, Apr 21, 2011

SINGAPORE - A NEW community club (CC) in the district of Punggol 21 will be unveiled this Sunday.

Mr Teo Chee Hean, who is also the Minister for Defence and Adviser to Pasir Ris-Punggol GRC Grassroots Organisations (GROs), together with Adviser to Pasir Ris – Punggol GROs , Ms Penny Low and special guests Dr Ahmad Magad, Dr Janil Puthucheary, Mr Zainal Sapari and Mr Gan Thiam Poh, will officiate the Topping Up Ceremony to mark the last stage of construction for Punggol 21 CC.

The Punggol 21 CC will serve as a ‘Creative Lifestyle Hub’ for residents residing in the area.

The maritime inspired CC will feature wellness facilities such as a fitness centre and a landscaped outdoor gym for the health conscious and a fun and creative environment for children to learn and play through the multitude of courses and activities planned.

There will also be more courses and activities which cater to the lifestyle and needs of the residents of all ages in Punggol.

The CC hope…

Idyllic Living Begins at Home

HDB presents four new Build-To-Order projects - Waterway Terraces II at Punggol, Anchorvale Cove at Sengkang, Hougang Parkview at Hougang, and Montreal Ville at Sembawang. Choose from 3,185 units of 2-, 3-, 4- and 5-room flats. This is the largest supply in one BTO launch since 2002.

These four developments are built near breathtaking waterfront views or refreshing parks, and are well-served by comprehensive facilities. Idyllic living begins right in the comforts of your home.

Click for details as well as to find out more about the location and number of BTO flats coming your way in the next two months. Check out our mobile-friendly site when you access this link using your mobile phone. You may also choose to download our Mobile@HDB iPhone App.

Apply online for your choice town (Punggol, Sengkang, Hougang or Sembawang) and flat type by 1 May 2011. Application period is one week.

Visit our exhibition* at the HDB Hub, Habitat Forum** (Biz Four, 3rd storey).

* 3D m…