Punggol Town has undergo major changes over the years. From an "ulu", deserted part of Singapore, Punggol Town has transformed into a modern, vibrant and self sufficient district. With the integration of MRT and LRT lines together with the Bus Interchange Terminal, it has greatly enhance the travelling experience for Punggol residents using the public transportation.
Beside all the parks and riverfront features for Punggol Resident to enjoy their leisure activities, shopping mall like Waterway Point is able to provide amazing eatery, entertainment and shopping experience without the need to travel out of Punggol Town.
Location of various amenities in Punggol Town
My Waterway@Punggol is located along Sentul Crescent with four different themes: Nature Cove, Recreation Zone, Heritage Zone and Green Gallery. It is also one of the four parks that are linked by the North Eastern Riverine Loop of the Park Connector Network.
Residents can jog or cycle on the tracks along the promenade at both sides of the waterway while enjoying the surrounding view. There is also a water playground for kids looking for a wet-and-wild day of fun. Alternatively, many benches are placed around the park for you to enjoy the breeze as you listen to the soothing sounds of running, trickling, splashing and cascading water.
Residents of Piermont Grand EC will be able to fully enjoy this facility as My Waterway@Punggol is just minutes walk away.
Punggol Digital District
Punggol Digital District is going to be a vibrant and district with cutting-edge technology and social innovation that will define the way we work, live, learn and play in the future. A pioneer district in Singapore that will integrate together a business park, a university and community facilities.
Punggol Digital District is expected to bring exciting job opportunities closer to residents in Punggol and the north-east region. The co-location of Singapore Institute of Technology's (SIT) new campus and JTC's business park will facilitate greater industry academia collaboration, through the cross-fertilisation of ideas and knowledge among students and industry professionals.
There will be green environment provided for the community within the district. Hawker centre, community centre and childcare facilities along with parks will be located within Punggol Digital District.
SAFRA Punggol had received the prestigious Building and Construction Authority(BCA) Green Mark Platinum award. The first eco-friendly SAFRA club is a five storey building with indoor water playground, exciting fitness and leisure choices like EnergyOne gym, bowling centre, KTV outlet, yoga studio and spa and wellness centre. There are so many activities you can enjoy which include cycling, rollerblading, running and also water activities which is unique to SAFRA Punggol.
New Link Roads to Punggol Central
2 new link roads to/from Kallang-Paya Lebar(KPE) to Punggol Central was opened to traffic on March 2019 and May 2019 respectively to alleviate the traffic congestion at Tampines Expressway(TPE) between Punggol Way and KPE and the existing access points of Punggol Town. The 2 Link roads are Halus Link, TPE(SLE) Exit 6 and TPE(PIE) Exit 7.
With the opening of these 2 new link roads, it will greatly ehance the travelling experience and shorten the travelling time to/from Punggol Town.