Alexandra Park Connector
Alexandra Park Connector runs parallel to the huge canal. Since 5 years ago, the canal has been continuously improved and beautify. Alexandra Park Connector stretches from Tanglin Road to Zion Road. Recent additions meant in the Dawson and Queenstown area allow the starting point to begin at Margaret Drive. Running along this park, are workout equipment which suit all ages.
As part of URA master plan 2014 of including more leisure and greenery to our residential area, The park connector has really fulfil its vision. Every morning and evening, the park would be filled with joggers. Eventually the park connector might include cycling pathway to provide more accessibility for cyclist and serve to reduce car usage.
Anybody who craves more distance can always continue from Zion Road to Robertson Quay which will take one along the scenic Singapore River route which ends at the Marina Basin. Leisure walker can take in the great views of Singapore skyline. One can drop by Valley Point Shopping Centre to rest and have a quick bite or savour local delights at Zion Riverside Food Centre. Great World Shopping centre is just across to!
Such green space is vital for Singapore to continually expand our greenery footprint amongst all the tall high rises around. Residents in the area will benefit much from such convenience. Eventually, once can possibly cycle directly to the CBD area. From the Tanglin Redhill area it should take 15-25min ride. A great way to exercise while commuting, killing two birds with one stone. Alex Residences is just a street away from the park connector.