North East CDC, together with the Singapore Bicentennial Office, hosted the third in a series of five Singapore Bicentennial roadshows across Singapore. The event was graced by DPM Heng who launched of the special edition Singapore Bicentennial stamp collection by Singpost at Our Tampines Hub. Over 85,000 visitors experienced how North East district bears the marks of Singapore’s transformation over the years. The spirit of self-determination to overcome, evolve and change with the times has forged the identity of Singaporean people all of whom made sacrifices when land was needed to build modern housing. Today, we have modern housing for 1 million residents in the North East.