The votes were overwhelmingly in favor of “YES” which garnered over 3,000 votes versus 282 “NO” votes.
“Under the proposed legislation, only a 75% majority of Parliament can allow for the date mandated by statute to not be adhered to,” he added.
Other key regulations include a ban on multiple passengers on e-scooters with a possible fine of €35 (S$52) for transporting another passenger.
Mr Lee has been a member of the SPP for close to a decade now. He has been a regular feature of the party’s ground efforts in Potong Pasir, Toa Payoh, and Mountbatten.
SDC Chief executive Quek Swee Kuan maintained that the construction of the thoroughfare would speed up the flow of pedestrian traffic.
A screenshot from AirVisual Earth’s real time map of air quality shows a massive layer of smog enveloping the region. For comparison, the smog cloud is over half the size of India.
To the Hongkongers who wish to resettle in Singapore, here is reality check for what you can expect.
There remains a lack of transparency in how the EBRC reviews and redraws electoral boundaries
This announcement is much welcomed news for the party, which has been subject to criticism of stagnant leadership from certain quarters in recent years.