Commuters with special needs may get more help on public transport, if new recommendations by the Public Transport Council (PTC) on making bus and train journeys more accessible are taken up.
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Public Transport Council (PTC) unveils a list of 21 recommendations, the bulk of which are to help commuters with special needs.
Rail operator SMRT will be introducing flood mitigation measures near the Lavender, Redhill, Kembangan and Expo stations on the East-West Line by April.
Paths for cyclists, PMD riders linked to major amenities as estate becomes 9th cycling town.
Rail operator SMRT has outsourced the maintenance of water pumps to the system manufacturer, following an unprecedented flooding incident in October 2017.
All 35 stations on the East-West Line will have shorter service hours over the weekends in March.
No time to react as emergency braking situation not expected.
Rail operator makes an effort to improve services after major disruptions, collision.
SMRT will double the number of ground staff deployed for the second month of shorter MRT operating hours on weekends, which started on Friday night (Jan 5).
SMRT forked out about $2 million on repairs and replacements to rail equipment after a flooding incident in October 2017.