- POSTED: 14 Jul 2014 13:23
The 1.23-hectare plot of land at the junction of Syed Alwi Road and King George's Avenue will be developed for public housing, as stated in the Master Plan.
SINGAPORE: The Housing and Development Board (HDB) and Singapore Land Authority (SLA) has earmarked a 1.23-hectare plot of land at the junction of Syed Alwi Road and King George's Avenue for public housing development.
In a joint statement on Monday (July 14), the agencies said the land is zoned for residential use in the Master Plan and comprises mainly of vacant State land and a private industrial property at No. 16 King George's Avenue.
To facilitate the development, the Government will be acquiring the private property under the Land Acqusition Act. The SLA gazetted the land affected by the acquisition on Monday, and both agencies are in touch with the affected landowner to assist with any queries and concerns, the statement said.
More information on the future public housing development will be provided when the plans are ready, the agencies said.