Tag Archives: Fernvale columbarium

Fancy paying HDB studio price for a columbarium niche?

By TR Emeritus The recent Sengkang columbarium saga shows that “properties” for the dead may be mirroring the development trend of properties for the living in Singapore. TRE examined HDB’s past land tender records for building Chinese temples and found that the recent Fernvale Link land parcel tender was, for the first time, successfully won by a public listed company (Eternal …

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Open letter to Minister Khaw on Fernvale Link Columbarium

The below is an open letter sent by residents from Fernvale to Minister Khaw Boon Wan for National Development and Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong. Read the report on the dialogue session held with the residents and Dr. Lam Pin Min on 4 Janurary 2014.   To: Mr. Khaw Boon Wan Minister for National Development Dear Minister, Re: Fernvale Link …

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URA and HDB will ensure proposed temple will integrate well with surrounding developments

In a joint statement on 6 January by Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) and Housing and Development Board (HDB), the two government agencies said that they will ensure that a proposed temple at Fernvale Link in Sengkang will “integrate well with the surrounding developments, the same way other existing places of worship have been integrated in many residential estates”. This statement comes after an …

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