Faber residents squawk over road plan

April 5, 2011 by  
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Access road that LTA is set to build will cut through area of greenery where wild birds live

By Amanda Tan Straits Times 2 Mar 11.

THE Land Transport Authority’s (LTA) decision to build a road in Clementi has ruffled the feathers of nature lovers living in the area.

Work has started on the 1km road aimed at easing congestion along Jalan Lempeng, which connects to Clementi Avenue 6.

The new road, which gives a direct link to Commonwealth Avenue West, will cut through an area of greenery where residents said wild birds such as the long-tailed parakeet and Tanimbar Corella are regularly sighted.

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Source: Straits Times via Wildsingapore