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Access to road in Ang Mo Kio will be restricted for National Day Rally 2014

Ang Mo Kio Drive will be closed to traffic on Sunday, Aug 17, from 6.30am to midnight. Parking restrictions along the peripheral roads will be strictly enforced, police said. 

SINGAPORE: The road leading to the  Institute of Technical Education (ITE) College Central - the venue for this Sunday's (Aug 17) National Day Rally - will be closed when Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong addresses the nation.

The Singapore Police Force said on Wednesday (Aug 13) that to facilitate the event, Ang Mo Kio Drive leading into ITE College Central, between Ang Mo Kio Avenue 5 and ITE main gate, will be closed to vehicular traffic on Sunday from 6.30am to midnight.

Access to Ang Mo Kio Drive will only be granted to authorised vehicles displaying the approved labels as well as to police and emergency vehicles. Police officers and auxiliary police officers will be deployed at the affected road junctions to assist and direct motorists, it added.

Parking restrictions along the peripheral roads will be strictly enforced. Vehicles that are found parking indiscriminately and causing obstruction will be towed away, police said.