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Building you a brighter future, a fulfilling life and a sustainable Singapore.

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Building you a brighter future, a fulfilling life and a sustainable Singapore.

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No One Left Behind in the Nee Soon community

The Nee Soon community runs myriad programmes to build up community spirit and help the needy. For example, animal-lovers flock to Nee Soon for the annual Pets Fiesta and Nee Soon Public Forum on Animal Protection Policies (formerly the Chong Pang Animal Welfare Forum) which have become national events. Here are some of our other signature programmes. We have also worked with myriad organisations to bring useful, innovative social and welfare services to the Nee Soon community.....

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We Promised, We Delivered

Nee Soon MPs: We Promised, We Delivered   Dear residents, In 2015, we made a promise to rejuvenate Nee Soon.  This website and map sets out what has been achieved. Nee Soon boasts the biggest mall in the North, a new hawker centre, and many new parks. Three out of five of our community clubs (CC) are brand new, including Singapore’s first CC in a mall. We have upgraded most of the eligible flats and amenities.....

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Most Eligible Yishun Houses Upgraded or Upgrading

“During my 32 years of living here, I have witnessed significant transformations. Initially, there was no MRT, few buses and the bus interchange was along the roadside, at Yishun Avenue 5. Now we have an improved transport system and shopping centres. It’s a close-knit community too—I even leave my house keys with my Chinese neighbour when I go out. That’s why my daughter chose to keep living in Yishun even after her marriage. And I guess I’ll stay here till my very last day!” Kamsin Mopit,....

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Recreation Central

The spanking new Northpoint City has made Yishun the entertainment hub of the North. But there are so many other ways to have fun in Nee Soon! See our map if you want to get a piece of the action. Click here for outdoors recreation options.   Northpoint City isn’t just a place to shop and dine. It’s unique for its community spaces—a community plaza the size of ten basketball courts, Singapore’s first community club within a mall (Nee Soon Central CC),....

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Healthcare Hub of the North

Yishun is the healthcare hub of the North. We have two hospitals and a network of wellness centres and health facilities- see the map to locate the one closest to you. Hospitals and Polyclinics Khoo Teck Puat Hospital and Yishun Community Hospital complement each other. KTPH provides general acute care, while YCH helps patients recuperate. KTPH and YCH. (Photo: flickr/ eustaquio. Used under Creative Commons license) They are both “hospitals in gardens”, with thriving rooftop gardens where they grow vegetables for their patients.....

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Yishun Bus and Road Bottlenecks Solved

A seamless journey home, whether you bike, take the MRT, bus or drive. Click here for a comprehensive map of the improvements in the Yishun bus and transport networks.   >151 new Yishun buses Nee Soon received 151 new buses from 2012 to 2016- and more after that. Because your MPs have been fighting for you, this is a significant proportion of islandwide improvements. The buses increased capacity on 26 old routes, including Services 265, 269,....

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Surrounded by Nature

Nee Soon is surrounded by nature- reservoirs, parks and even Singapore’s only hot spring. (Map) Across Singapore, 80% of homes are located within 400m of a park. This will increase to 90% by 2030. Nee Soon has its share of new parks. Since 2015, the Khatib Bongsu park connector runs along Yishun Ave 2, Khatib MRT station and Sungei Khatib Bongsu. The BTOs in Nee Soon South also enjoy brand-new Rockridge Park, with ample exercise, ball court and BBQ facilities.....

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Great Place to Bring Up Your Children

Family is the link to our past and the bridge to our future. We strive to make Nee Soon a great place for your whole family. Click here for the map of improvements. Nee Soon has added many childcare places to meet demand from the young families moving in. Singapore’s first mega-childcare centre, with 300 places, opened in mid-2016 at the junction of Yishun Ring Rd and Ave 11. Did you know that it was meant to be somewhere else in Yishun,....

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EVERYONE CAN OWN A HOME

In 2015, the government raised income ceilings so more Singaporeans can buy HDB flats. The elderly can now buy 2-room flats with shorter leases, to free up their cash for retirement needs. The government will give more in grants, and to more people—more than two-thirds of Singaporeans are now eligible for housing grants, up from more than half before. 1. New Proximity Housing Grant (PHG) – All Singapore citizen families who buy a resale flat with or near their parents or married child will receive $20,000 –....

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