Jurong Lake District is undergoing development to become the biggest commercial and regional center outside Singapore’s City center. Jurong Lake District is the joint name describing the whole area covering the Jurong east along the Jurong Lake. Urban Redevelopment Authority had released their master plan in 2008 to develop the area to grow more business and employment closer to residential homes. In the following years, Jurong Lake District is continuously been developed until today. Parc Clematis is located near to the Jurong Lake District and therefore this would mean that there is capital upside for the development which is the former Park West Condo.
Jurong Lake District 2nd Business Centre
Jurong Lake District is envisioned to become a collection of different businesses and a liveable district. It was planned to become flexible, to the need of continues change of economy on the country or the world. A grid system called white zoning will let developers or business owners configure their facilities as the need arises. This also triggers to lessen the commonly used facilities like schools and other establishments not applicable in commercial purposes. Transport within the district is also essential in this development. The district will be connected internally by MRT and certain bus lines to minimize traffic within the district resulting in good order, narrow roads, and faster transportation. With fewer cars on the road, people are more encouraged to walk since the sidewalks become safer and comfortable.
Jurong Lake District Master Plan
Jurong Lake Gardens is one of the attractions around Singapore, having different gardens spreading the skirts of the lake. It serves as the recreational and relaxation site by most residents or tourist to escape temporarily from day to day stresses. How can they develop or improve a district on these beautiful gardens? With the master plan, they will be using the green spaces to make an extension and connect it to all neighboring residential areas. They are also planning to make artificial islands to house more gardens and more beautiful scenery. With this project, more visitors or tourists will be attracted. Nowadays, Singapore is considered one of the countries that have advanced technology.
New Infrastructures at Jurong Lake District
With this development, they will be showing how advanced technology can help to sustain an entire urban environment. This application of advanced technology will be used in building infrastructures with data-driven deciding systems. Residents will be having homes with lesser energy consumptions highest green standards. There are also laid system plans that can provide urban services better. To understand this better, they are planning to put up facility managers that can monitor every need of the residents or workers so that faster transport and services can be provided. There will be also an underground master plan that can improve more the performance of the whole district. The development of the district would require an astronomical amount of budget and time which is really gives a huge setback. But if the project is a success, the district would become a new wonder and attraction for the whole world.