|• Pinyin||Yù huá|
Yuhua is a subzone region located in the town of Jurong East, Singapore. Yuhua comprises two subzones, Yuhua East and Yuhua West. The area's HDB flats are under the management of Jurong-Clementi Town Council and the people of this precinct are represented in parliament by either Grace Fu or Rahayu Mahzam, depending on where they stay.
- 1 Neighbouring Areas
- 2 Residential Areas in Yuhua
- 3 Transportation
- 4 For the community
- 5 Shopping Centres
- 6 Town Centres
- 7 Places of Worship
- 8 Healthcare
- 9 Industrial Areas
- 10 Gallery
- 11 References
- 12 External links
||Tengah, Singapore||Bukit Batok|
|Hong Kah||Toh Guan|
|Taman Jurong||Jurong Lake||Teban Gardens|
Residential Areas in Yuhua
|1984 - 1985||Jurong East Street 31||317-328,342-346, 351-353|
|1984 - 1985||Jurong||241-245,347-350|
|1982 - 1985||Jurong East Street 21||201-240,287-288|
|1983 - 1984||Jurong East Street 24||246-254,256-264|
|1983 - 1984||Toh Guan Road||265-286|
|1984||Jurong East Street 13||101-116|
|1985||Jurong Gateway Road||130-135|
- Parc Oasis
- Ivory Heights
As part of the 'Jurong Lake Project' unveiled on 4 April 2008, there will be about 2800 hotel rooms and 1000 homes will be built along Jurong Gateway Road.
The main roads in this precinct are Jurong Town Hall Road, Boon Lay Way and Jurong East Central, which connects the precinct to the rest of the island through the AYE(Exit 13) or the PIE(Exit 29), with minor roads(Jurong East Street 11/13/31/32/21/24, Jurong East Central 1, Jurong East Avenue 1, Toh Guan Road, Jurong Gateway Road, Gateway Link, Summit Lane and Venture Avenue) winding through the various places in the precinct.
Due to the changes of the roads, Jurong Gateway Road had been extended to replace the Jurong East Street 12, these had undergone demolition in order to be rebuilt into Jem. It instead went and joined Toh Guan Road.
Mass Rapid Transit
Feeder bus services
Most of the trunk bus services originate from Jurong East Bus Interchange.
Connection through other trunk bus services (not originating from Jurong East) to Jurong West and Clementi is available through 99 and 185, Bukit Batok and Northwards through 176, 178, 180, 187 and 188, and eastwards through 66 & 506.
For the community
The precinct's community centre (Yuhua Community Club) is located along Boon Lay Way, accessible by routes 99, 160, 334 and 506. It is also co-located together with Jurong East Neighbourhood Police Centre.
The nearest library, Jurong Regional Library, is located at the junction of Gateway Link and Jurong Town Hall Road.
Apart from the many playing areas in the precinct, there is a neighbourhood park at the border of Jurong East Street 24 and a canal along the northern border of the precinct. There is also Jurong East Sports and Recreation Complex, located at Chinese Garden MRT Station.
- JCube(contains Singapore’s first Olympic-size ice skating rink, owned by CapitaLand)
- IMM (owned by CapitaLand)
- Jem (completion in 2013, owned by Lend Lease)
- Westgate (Opening December 2013, owned by CapitaLand)
Jem is a new shopping mall cum office development in Singapore, which opened in June 2013. The mall brings a mini Orchard Road experience in the suburbs. Anchor tenants in Jem include Robinsons, Fairprice Xtra, Cathay Cineplexes, H&M, Marks & Spencer, Uniqlo, Courts, Koufu and Books Kinokuniya. Its office component has been taken up by the Ministry of National Development and its statuory boards, AVA and BCA.
An outlet shopping mall cum warehouse development at Jurong East St 21. Once the town's only shopping mall consisting of a Giant Hypermarket, it was refurbished in 2012 to host a variety of outlet stores.
An shopping mall cum office development next to Jem. Anchor tenants include Isetan and its supermarket, Coach, Food Republic, Borders, Courts 2.0, Samsung Store and True Fitness.
Located next to Jurong East MRT Station, BIGBOX is the latest addition to the slew of malls in the West of Singapore. An eight-storey building on a whopping 5.6ha of land area, BIGBOX is the largest of the 4 Warehouse Retail Scheme ("WRS") approved by Singapore EDB.
There are 2 town centres in this precinct, at Jurong Gateway Road and Jurong East Avenue 1.
Places of Worship
There are 2 temples, 1 mosque and 1 church in this precinct.
- Sri Arulmigu Murugan Temple
- Bukit Timah Seu Teck Sean Thong
- Mjd Al Mukminin
- Jurong Seventh-Day Adventist Church
Apart from the many medical clinics in this precinct, 2 medical institutes, Ng Teng Fong General Hospital (a 500-bed hospital) and Jurong Community Hospital, was constructed in 2015 to provide more advanced medical services in Yuhua.
Currently, there is 1 nursing home in Yuhua, Blue Cross Thong Kheng Home, located at Jurong East Avenue 1, beside the Jurong Canal.
Jurong General Hospital
Under the Singapore Master Plan 2003, the new Jurong General Hospital, which would be located within walking distance from the Jurong East MRT Station, was to be built by 2006 to replace the existing Alexandra Hospital. It was to have 650 beds for warded patients and 90 specialist clinics for outpatients. However, in 2004, these plans were scrapped in favor of a new 500-bed hospital in Yishun to be called Khoo Teck Puat Hospital, planned for completion by March 28, 2009.
Under the Singapore Master Plan 2008, the plan for Jurong General Hospital was revived, and was ready in 2015, with 550 beds and next to Jurong East MRT Station, providing acute inpatient and outpatient care. It also has a community hospital next to it.
- ST Electronics Jurong East Building
- CJ GLS Building
- TT International Trade Park
- The Chevrons
- The Synergy
- The JTC Summit
International Business Park
An International Business Park (IBP) is also located in Jurong East. Major companies and corporations present in the business park include Creative Technology, Sony, Acer, Merck, Johnson & Johnson and JTC Corporation.
Merging of two tracks at Jurong East MRT Station to enter the North South Line.
- Government announces plans for Jurong Lake District
- "Archived copy". Archived from the original on March 16, 2012. Retrieved April 9, 2012.
- http://www.ura.gov.sg/pr/text/2008/pr08-38a.html Singapore Urban Redevelopment Authority : Press Release - Keynote speech by Mr Mah Bow Tan Minister for National Developmnent at the URA Corporate Plan Seminar at Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel on 4 April 2008 at 9.45am
- JCube – A Brand New Retail Landmark in Singapore’s Jurong Lake District Archived March 6, 2012, at the Wayback Machine.
- Alexandra Hospital Archived May 16, 2006, at the Wayback Machine.
- Straits Times, 23 March 2004, 400-bed hospital for the north in Yishun Central
- Jurong General Hospital to be located near MRT, bus interchange