The seven bus interchanges feature a more comfortable waiting area and facilities for breastfeeding mothers after upgrading their work.
The Ammo Kio, Bedok, Boon Lay, Clementi, Senkan, Serangoon and Toapayo interchanges opened between 2004 and 2014.
On Facebook last Thursday (July 7th), Commuters are looking forward to a family care room with a toilet equipped with children’s facilities, a nursing room and a priority queue zone with seats. increase.
The top priority queue zone was introduced in the Joo Koon integrated transport hub in November 2015.
Staff facilities such as passenger service office expansion and staff lounges will also be improved, replacing lighting and air conditioning systems.
LTA has called for a bid for work on the government procurement portal Gebiz.
As part of a regular review of the bus infrastructure by the authorities, a survey was conducted to assess the need for upgrade work.
Bus operations will not be affected during the phased upgrade, he said.
Details about when the upgrade process will begin have not yet been finalized.
Grace Pan, 31, a 31-year-old regular bus commuter, said adding a baby care room would make things more convenient for mothers like her.
Mothers of three-month-old babies use the nearby shopping street instead.
“I use the Clementi Mall nursing room, which is connected to the Clementi Bus interchange, to raise my son,” said the kindergarten teacher.
The unnamed 76-year-old commuter thumbs up at the priority queue zone with seats.
“Standing for a long time hurts my legs, so I have to sit while waiting for the bus,” she said.