Jurong East is a planning area of Singapore. It is bounded by Sungei Pandan, the Pan Island Expressway, Jurong Canal Drive, Boon Lay Way, Yuan Ching Road, the Ayer Rajah Expressway, Jurong Port Road, Jalan Buroh, Jurong Pier Road and the Northern border of Selat Jurong.


The development of Jurong started in the 1970s when estates such as Boon Lay, Taman Jurong, Bukit Batok, Bukit Gombak, Hong Kah, Teban Gardens and Yuhua were built, mostly due to the resettlement of Hong Kah (present-day Tengah) and surrounding villages. Yuhua, Teban Gardens, Bukit Batok and Bukit Gombak formed Jurong East.


There are 9 sub-zones in Jurong East,

Toh GuanEdit

Toh Guan is a sub-zone of which blocks are being built in 1998 - 2000, before the Daiso IMM Building was opened in 2002.



There are 4 neighborhoods in Jurong East


The Northern section is under Jurong GRC and Southern section under West Coast GRC.


There are 3 Primary schools and 4 Secondary schools in Jurong East.



  • Jurong East Sports and Recreation Centre


  • Jurong Lake Park
  • Pandan Gardens Park Connector
  • Jurong Park Connector
  • Toh Guan Neighborhood Park
  • Pandan Gardens Leisure Park
  • Pandan Reservoir Fitness Corner
  • Jurong Country Club
  • Hong Kah East Neighborhood Park
  • Yuhua Village Neighborhood Park

Tourist AttractionsEdit

There are 3 tourist attractions in Jurong East:



Jurong East is connected to the rest of Singapore with the Pan Island Expressway(PIE) and the Ayer Rajah Expressway(AYE).

Jurong Canal Drive is a road in Jurong East. It had recently opened in 2002.

Public TransportEdit

Mass Rapid TransitEdit

Jurong East is served by 2 MRT stations – Jurong East and Chinese Garden.


Most of the bus routes in Jurong East originate from Jurong East Bus Interchange, which is adjacent to Jurong East MRT Station.


At Jurong Port, Jurong River, Penjuru Crescent, and parts of Toh Guan and Teban Gardens, there is land allocated for business activities.

Jurong Lake DistrictEdit

Consisting of Jurong Lake, Jurong Regional Centre, International Business Park and the southern section of Toh Guan, the Jurong Lake District is a prime regional centre serving as an inviting place for commercial development remote from the Central Area, to meet the various demands of business and provide employment opportunities nearer to people staying in the Western region of Singapore.[1]


Shopping mallsEdit

At Jurong Regional Centre and Toh Guan, there are 5 Shopping malls,

Jurong Regional LibraryEdit

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Jurong Regional Library

Jurong Regional Library (Chinese: 裕廊区域图书馆) is a public library located in Jurong East, Singapore. The last regional library to be completed after the Tampines and Woodlands regional libraries, it was upgraded on the site of the former Jurong East Community Library, the latter of which closed in 2002 for the upgrading works.

During the construction of the National Library building, it temporarily housed the main collections of the reference library until the opening of the new building on 22 July 2005.


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