Work starts on Canberra MRT station

On 26th Mar 2016, a groundbreaking ceremony was held for the future Canberra MRT station. Canberra station will be on the North-South Line between Yishun and Sembawang, only the second station to be added to an existing line in the history of Singapore’s MRT. When completed in 2019, it will benefit residents in the north of Yishun, including many in new residences there. Other recent transport improvements in Yishun include the launches of bus 805 and City Direct bus 670.....

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Food trail in Kebun Baru

Article from the Nee Soon Link, a publication of Nee Soon Town Council Two decades ago, food outlets moved in and established themselves along Upper Thomson Road. Foodies, tempted by lingering aroma, flocked to this stretch of the road to enjoy a quick bite of satisfying food. Among the ‘pioneers’ who chose this idyllic place is Mr Teh Chor Joo. In 1986, he opened Ban Leong Wah Hoe Seafood Restaurant. Some of his signature dishes include prawn paste chicken wings,....

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A Smoother Journey Home

In our GE manifesto, we promised to improve connectivity all over Nee Soon, so that you can get home faster and spend more time with your loved ones. After being elected, your MPs have continued to seek your feedback and work with the authorities to bring you the transport improvements you need most. Nee Soon residents will benefit from these recent transport improvements (click on photos to enlarge): 1. 6 routes with extra buses Services 138,....

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A Guide to Choosing the Right Secondary School in Nee Soon- 2016 update

Just got your child’s PSLE results? Want to know what secondary schools there are nearby? Here’s a list of the secondary schools in Nee Soon GRC, the cut-off scores for last year’s batch and the special programmes for each school. All information is from MOE’s School Information Service. Check out the website for more information! Ahmad Ibrahim Secondary School Address: 751, Yishun Ave 7 S(768928) Website: www.ahmadibrahimsec.moe.edu.sg School Vision: Caring School, Learning Community Range of PSLE Scores of students (non-affiliation) admitted in 2015: Express: 218- 244 Normal Academic: 178-199 Normal Technical: 131-159 Distinctive Programmes: Outdoor Learning Experience (OLE) Whole-school service learning programme Special NT programme All Sec 1 students undergo a general introduction to shooting Mainstream Education Programme for visually-impaired students CHIJ St.....

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