From 22 September 2014, the Land Transport Authority (LTA) will use Closed-Circuit Television (CCTV) cameras at 10 more locations to enforce against illegal parking.
With this implementation, a total of 30 public roads will have CCTVs to deter illegal parking.
The 30 locations are selected based on the following considerations:
- A high incidence of illegal parking, typically daily and throughout the day.
- Illegal parking impedes the smooth flow of public buses, particularly where the roads serve a high number of public bus services.
- Illegal parking raises safety concerns for pedestrians and road users and/or lead to chronic traffic congestions.
- High concentration of pedestrian activities such as in the CBD, and/or proximity to popular malls, amenities and eateries.
All 30 locations will be monitored by CCTVs for parking offences on a 24-hour basis. Motorists can easily identify CCTV monitoring zones, as they are clearly demarcated by parking restriction lines as well as signs to highlight their presence.
In addition, available lamp posts or sign posts within the zones are painted with a vertical strip in a bright orange colour.
Motorists are encouraged to observe parking regulations to ensure safe and smooth traffic conditions.
The Land Transport Authority has been closely monitoring the 20 locations where it has installed CCTV to enforce against illegal parking. Since the implementation, LTA has seen varying improvements in traffic conditions along these roads as they are no longer impeded by indiscriminate parking.
Beyond enforcement, LTA would like to remind all road users not to park indiscriminately and cause obstruction to other road users.
List of the 30 locations
Phase 1 – Already Operational from 14 April 2014
|1||Beach Road (near Golden Mile Complex) existing CCTV location|
|2||Marine Parade Central (near Parkway Parade) existing CCTV location|
|3||Upper Bukit Timah Road (after The Linear)|
|4||Ardmore Park, Draycott Park (near Ardmore Park & JC Draycott)|
|5||Commonwealth Avenue West (Clementi MRT Station, both directions)|
|6||Serangoon Central (Serangoon MRT Station, near NEX mall)|
|7||Boon Lay Way (Boon Lay MRT Station, near Jurong Point)|
|8||Bishan Road (Bishan MRT Station)|
|9||Jurong Gateway Road (around Jurong East Central, near Jurong East MRT|
|10||Jurong West Street 63 (Pioneer MRT Station)|
Phase 2 – Already Operational from 15 July 2014
|1||Ang Mo Kio Avenue 3 (Ang Mo Kio MRT Station)|
|2||Boon Lay Way (Lakeside MRT Station)|
|3||New Upper Changi Road (Bedok MRT Station, Bedok Centre)|
|4||Pasir Panjang Road (AVA centre to shophouses before MAS Currency House)|
|5||Woodlands Road (Kranji MRT Station, both directions)|
|6||Collyer Quay (both directions)|
|7||Choa Chu Kang Avenue 4 (Lot 1, Choa Chu Kang MRT/LRT Station)|
|8||Choa Chu Kang Loop (outside Choa Chu Kang Bus Interchange)|
|9||Jalan Sultan (Textile Centre)|
|10||Tampines Central 1 (near to the bus interchange and Tampines MRT Station)|
Phase 3 – Operational from 22 September 2014
|1||Beach Road (at Golden Mile Food Centre)|
|2||River Valley Road (in front of Spize, Boon Tong Kee)|
|3||Tanjong Katong Road (near Parkstone Road)|
|4||Woodlands Avenue 7 (Admiralty MRT Station)|
|5||North Bridge Road (opposite and along Bugis Junction)|
|6||Jalan Besar (Eminent Plaza)|
|7||Punggol Road (junction of Punggol Central, both directions)|
|8||Sembawang Road (Jalan Lengkok Sembawang )|
|9||Serangoon Road (Tekka Centre)|
|10||Upper Serangoon Road (junction of Simon Road and Florence Road)|
LTA will continue to monitor the effectiveness of the CCTVs after implementation and review the need for expansion to other areas.