SINGAPORE: Three estates – Sembawang, Woodlands and Admiralty – will have 280 lifts replaced ahead of schedule under the Sembawang Town Council’s Lift Replacement Programme (LRP).
In a press release on Thursday (Aug 9), the town council said that it will be footing the S$33 million bill for the programme from its Lift Replacement Fund (LRP).
“Resident need not pay for the new lifts,” the town council added.
Usually, lifts are replaced every 28 years. However these lifts at 135 blocks in the three estates have been in operation between 21 and 24…