31 Dec '14, 9am

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On Jan. 11, the first major train disruption of 2014 occurred along the North-South Line from Woodlands to Choa Chu Kang stations around lunchtime. This left thousands stranded, with some evacuating the stalled train via the track between Kranji and Yew Tee. A broken cable fault ruined everyone’s start to the weekend. The biggest irony? A day prior to the breakdown, it was reported that SMRT and SBS Transit are increasing train frequencies this year (see details in side box below), which won them some goodwill from the hoi polloi. Regardless, here are 9 other First World Problems that plagued the MRT system before broken down, overcrowded and infrequent trains got to us. 1. The Lentor Disneyland that never was The distance between Khatib and Yio Chu Kang MRT is so long because a Disneyland was initially slated to be built there to compete with Hong Kong’s Disneyland. The s...

Full article: http://mothership.sg/2014/01/9-world-problems-spores-mrt-...

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