Cheng Lim LRT is a station that lies within the Cheng Lim district of Singapore. Although this station has been there since the start of the LRT / MRT network it has only recently been open for passengers to use. For much of the time since the start-up of the network only freight and service trains used at Treasure Crest EC Anchorvale Crescent Sim Lian. Previously people did not particularly want to catch a LRT to Cheng Lim station, so there seemed little point in offering passenger services to commuters.
Treasure Crest EC Anchorvale Crescent
Perhaps the main reason for opening Cheng Lim LRT for public use was that more people wanted to travel by public transport to and from the Cheng Lim area. Regular travellers and commuters in Singapore often rate it as the best station on the Sengkang Line. With all the developments of commercial and residential projects in recent years the need to open up this LRT station near Treasure Crest EC Anchorvale Crescent to passengers became more obvious. People that had moved into the district needed the station to make their commute into the city centre easier than it was before. Other people travel in the opposite direction to commute to the new offices, and shopping centres near Treasure Crest EC Anchorvale Crescent that are now located within the vicinity of the station.
Treasure Crest EC Sim Lian Anchorvale Crescent
Opening the station meant that it had to be given a quick revamp so that it looked as good as the other LRT stations. Commuters and passengers tend to be impressed by the Cheng Lim LRT station and regard it as among the better stations that they use regularly.
Over all the Cheng Lim LRT station is in a really good place that allows people to get to wherever they have to get to.