Singapore Will Permit No Personal Vehicle Growth Beginning In 2018

Singapore Will Permit No Personal Vehicle Growth Beginning In 2018

This story about private cars in Singapore was first published on Gas2 . Authorities in Singapore have announced a plan to limit the number of private cars on its streets t0 the number currently in use starting in 2018. After that date, apparently, one existing car will need to be retired from service before a new vehicle will be allowed on the roadways. There are about 600,000 vehicles on the road in the city at present. The problem is, Singapore has no room to put any more cars. Roads already account for 12% of the total area of city-state. […]