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
(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.


Source: Office of the Head of Local Government Service