Urban Roads

Nicholas Mensah Agyemang
Head Of Department

The Urban Roads Department shall:

  • (a) advise the District Assembly on the formulation and implementation of Urban Road Policy in the Region;
  • (b) collect data for planning and development of the infrastructure in the District;
  • (c) establish and maintain a database on urban infrastructure in the District
  • (d) register and maintain records of classified contractors and consultants in the urban road construction industry within the District;
  • (e) facilitate the prioritization of works and preparation of annual plans for infrastructure works in the District;
  • (f) assist in preparation of tender documents and tender evaluation;
  • (g) prepare progress and annual reports on road works in the District;
  • (h) provide input into the preparation of budget for road maintenance activities;
  • (i) monitor to ensure that funds from Road Fund and other sources are used for the designated roads in line with approved standards;
  • (j) assist with evaluation of road designs by consultants; and
  • (k) facilitate capacity building of contractors and stakeholders in the District.