24 Dec '11, 3pm

Did the PAP hijack SDP's ideas again?

We are gratified to note that the PAP Government has relented on this matter and reduced the operating hours of the gantry to 8:00 pm. This is again a demonstration of the effectiveness of Singapore Democrats as an opposition party. We take pride in pointing out the flaws in PAP's policies and putting pressure on it to amend them. At the same time, however, we are of the view that the reduction in the operating hours of this and other gantries is inadequate. The reason being that the ERP's original purpose, as Dr Ang mentioned, was to reduce traffic flow into the Central Business District during the morning rush hour. Why would the ERP be applied to motorists going home after office hours? Setting the operating hours till 8 pm serves as a deterrence to workers who want to go home earlier to be with their families. Are we not concerned that Singaporeans are already finidng ...

Full article: http://www.yoursdp.org/index.php/news/singapore/5021-sdp-...

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yoursdp.org 24 Dec '11, 3am

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