Rivervale, Singapore

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Name transcription(s)
 • Chinese 河谷
 • Pinyin hégǔ
 • Malay Rivervale
Country Singapore

Rivervale is a neighbourhood of Sengkang New Town located between Sungei Serangoon and Compassvale. The house numbers of the public apartment blocks in Rivervale begin with the number '1' (1xx). Rivervale is the first neighbourhood of Sengkang New Town to be built, and many of the existing housing estates in Rivervale were completed by the Housing and Development Board (HDB) in as early as 1997.

Housing estates[edit]

Public housing estates[edit]

  • Rivervale Walk 河谷阁 - Block nos. 101-115 - Pincode 540
  • Rivervale Edge 河谷边缘 - Block nos. 116A-117D
  • Rivervale Gardens 河谷园 - Block nos. 119A-120D
  • Rivervale Bank 河谷堤 - Block nos. 121-122F
  • Rivervale Grove 河谷林 - Block nos. 123A-124D
  • Rivervale Street[1] 河谷平原 - Block nos. 125-141
  • Rivervale Place 河谷坊 - Block nos. 142-149
  • Rivervale View 河谷景 - Block nos. 157A-161
  • Rivervale Gateway 河谷新门 - Block nos. 183A-192C
  • Rivervale Haven 河谷港 - Block nos. 193-197
  • Rivervale Green (Pilot BTO) - Block nos. 150-156
  • Rivervale Arc - Block nos. 178A-180D

Private housing estates[edit]

Educational institutions[edit]

Primary schools
  • North Spring Primary School 北源小学 Website
  • Rivervale Primary School 立伟小学 Website
Secondary schools

Places of worship[edit]

Chinese temples
  • Chong Ghee Temple
  • Chong Hua Tong Tou Teck Hwee Temple

Shopping amenities[edit]

Rivervale Plaza.
  • Rivervale Plaza
Rivervale Plaza is the first shopping complex which was opened in Sengkang New Town. This shopping centre has about 46 shops and houses the Sengkang HDB Branch Office. The centre has a wet market, an NTUC Fairprice supermarket, two foodcourts, two fast food outlets, a music school and other retail shops that cater to the residents' daily shopping needs.
  • Rivervale Mall
Rivervale Mall is the first private mixed development in Sengkang New Town, with about 85,000 square feet (7,900 m²) of retail space. The development has a modern architectural design. Retail units include the NTUC Fairprice supermarket, some fast-food outlets such as McDonalds and KFC as well as a foodcourt.

Public Transport[edit]

The Rivervale neighbourhood is linked to Sengkang Bus Interchange, MRT/LRT Station at the town centre via bus services originating from the Sengkang Bus Interchange and other parts of the island. The east loop of the Sengkang LRT Line also serves the area.

Buses that ply along Rivervale:

Service Between And Notes
SBS Transit Trunk Services
27 Hougang Central Bus Interchange Changi Airport PTB 1, 2 and 3 Bus Terminal Accessibility-directory.svg
50 Bishan Bus Interchange Punggol Temporary Bus Interchange
62 Punggol Temporary Bus Interchange Lorong 1 Geylang loop service
80 Sengkang Bus Interchange HarbourFront Bus Interchange
82 Punggol Temporary Bus Interchange Serangoon Central loop service
83 Punggol Temporary Bus Interchange Sengkang Bus Interchange loop service
85 Yishun Bus Interchange Punggol Temporary Bus Interchange
86 Sengkang Bus Interchange Ang Mo Kio Bus Interchange
88 Toa Payoh Bus Interchange Pasir Ris Bus Interchange Accessibility-directory.svg
89 Hougang Central Bus Interchange Changi Airport Cargo Complex (loop)
119 Punggol Temporary Bus Interchange Hougang Street 21 loop service
136 Ang Mo Kio Bus Interchange Punggol Temporary Bus Interchange Accessibility-directory.svg
161 Woodlands Regional Bus Interchange Hougang Central Bus Interchange
163 Sengkang Bus Interchange Toa Payoh Bus Interchange
163M Sengkang Bus Interchange Sengkang West Avenue loop service
371 Sengkang Bus Interchange Rivervale Crescent loop service
SBS Transit Fast Forward Services
89e Changi Airport Cargo Complex Hougang Central Bus Interchange
SBS Transit Premium Services
550 Rivervale Drive Fullerton Road
SMRT Buses Trunk Services
965 Woodlands Regional Bus Interchange Sengkang Bus Interchange loop service



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