22 May '11, 4am

Once again, a cogent and thoughtful post on transport in #Singapore from Yawning Bread Is he on Twitter? Should be!

Once again, a cogent and thoughtful post on transport in #Singapore from Yawning Bread Is he on Twitter? Should be!

Alex always has good ideas and excellent assessment of issues. His thoughtful comments on the limitations and failings of the modified Jurong East metro station is a case in point. He comes off as one born to crticise. I hope he would put his creative thoughts in writing and forward it to the relevant Ministry or government agency first and thereafter post them on his blogsite. I also fully agree that the ex-Transport Minister, Raymond Lim inherited many of the problems from his predecessors and the crisis that hit him was largely due to inaction by ministers before him. As far as I can gather, he is a man of intellect, honour, passion and idealism. He was formerly with a think tank, the name of which, I cannot recollect (Round table?) and I am sure he did not become a minister for power, perks and money. I am pretty sure he had fresh and novel ideas that were but subsumed...

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