The East Region is mainly residential, with its own shopping areas, community centres, schools and even industrial estates to provide jobs for residents. The East-West MRT Line serves the area, with the construction of two more lines underway.

On top of these, there are many activities to keep the family busy on weekends. Escape Theme Park in Pasir Ris has rides for fun-lovers of all ages, from small trains to bumper boats. The Eastern Coastal Park Connector which links the region’s 42 kilometres of parks where you can jog, bike, hike, go inline skating or simply take a short-cut to get from one place to another.