Shared bicycles, freebie bags and CCTVs

Parliamentary Questions from Er Dr Lee Bee Wah, 9-11 July 2018 1. To ask the Minister for Transport (a) what is the notice period required by any shared bicycle operator to give to the LTA when it wants to cease operations; (b) what is the redress for users who have paid deposits for their services; and (c) what assistance can LTA give to these depositors. Answer 2. To ask the Minister for National Development (a) whether he can provide an update on plans for heavy vehicle parking spaces in housing estates;....

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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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Is Car-lite Singapore a Dream?

SPEECH BY ER DR LEE BEE WAH MP FOR NEE SOON GRC AT THE COMMITTEE OF SUPPLY DEBATE FOR THE MINISTRY OF TRANSPORT Sir We are moving rapidly towards a car-lite Singapore. I agree with this direction. However, for it to truly succeed, we need to ensure cycling and walking are convenient, comfortable and safe. It appears that in our rush to accommodate bicycles and PMDs, we have somewhat sacrificed the safety of pedestrians. Each week,....

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Off-peak travel pass, designated smoking points and personal data protection

Parliamentary Questions from Er Dr Lee Bee Wah on 5th and 6th Feb 2018 1. To ask the Minister for Transport (a) what has been the take-up rate for the Off-peak Monthly Travel Pass for persons with disabilities and senior citizens; (b) why was it discontinued without prior notice; and (c) whether there are plans to provide cheaper off-peak or weekend travel options to encourage senior citizens to stay active. Answer 2. To ask the Minister for National Development (a) whether the Ministry will consider putting a minimum number of years before a development project can qualify for an en bloc collective sale;....

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