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Road closure early Friday morning for rehearsal of state funeral

The rehearsal for the State Funeral Procession of Founding Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew will take place on Friday, March 27, from 12.01am to 5am. 

The following roads will be closed to vehicular traffic during the stipulated timings: 

1. South Bridge Road (between North Boat Quay and Upper Circular Road) 

2. North Bridge Road (between Coleman Street and North Boat Quay)

3. High Street in the direction of North Bridge Road (between Hill Street and North Bridge Road) 

4. Parliament Place (between North Bridge Road and Supreme Court Lane)

Traffic delays may be expected and motorists are advised to plan their route early.

Members of the public going to Parliament House are advised to take public transport.

The car park at Parliament House will be closed during this period. Only vehicles with authorised labels are allowed to enter the car park. 

During the road closures, access into the abovementioned roads will only be granted to police and emergency vehicles. Parking restrictions along the peripheral roads will be strictly enforced. Vehicles found parking and causing obstruction will be towed away.

Members of the public who have enquiries on the road closures can call the public hotline at 6336 1166. 


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